Wyoming

Wyoming Motorcycle Licensing

Motorcycle License, Permits, Training & Insurance

The content below is for informational purposes only and was last updated as of 5/28/2021. For the most up-to-date information, please visit http://www.dot.state.wy.us.

Operating a Motorcycle in Wyoming

In order to operate a motorcycle in the state of Wyoming you must:

  • Meet the state’s minimum age requirement
  • Obtain a Wyoming motorcycle license (you may also need to obtain a motorcycle instruction permit)
  • Register your motorcycle with the state of Wyoming
  • Obtain insurance coverage that meets Wyoming state requirements

The minimum age requirement to operate a motorcycle in Wyoming is 15 years old. For specific motorcycle licensing requirements and restrictions by age group, click here.

Getting a Wyoming Motorcycle License

According to the Wyoming Department of Transportation, in addition to meeting the requirements necessary to obtain a regular driver’s license, individuals must apply for a Class M motorcycle license to operate a motorcycle. 

Find out how to obtain a Wyoming Class M Motorcycle License here.

Motorcycle Education & Training in Wyoming

Motorcyclists should sign up for a motorcycle safety course.In Wyoming, it is not mandatory to complete a motorcycle safety course to obtain a Wyoming Class M license. To find a Wyoming motorcycle training course, click here. The Motorcycle Safety Foundation (MSF) website contains operator safety information.

Wyoming Motorcycle Insurance Requirements

If you’re riding a motorcycle, you will have many of the same requirements regarding registration, licensing and insurance as automobile drivers have in Wyoming. For information about Wyoming insurance requirements, visit http://doi.wyo.gov/.

By now, you should have a good idea about how to proceed in obtaining a Wyoming motorcycle license. If you are a new resident in Wyoming, or you are a new rider and you’re shopping for motorcycle insurance, click here to get a quote in minutes.

Disclaimer: The materials available at this web site are for informational purposes only and not for the purpose of providing legal advice. You should review the links within this article, or contact the relevant state agency, for complete and current information.

The WY DOI requires motorcyclists to have current coverage that meets the state’s minimum requirements on all registered vehicles. Before riding in Wyoming, make sure your coverage meets the state’s requirements.

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