New round of rental micromobility licences

Publish Date : 14 Apr 2022
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Auckland Council and Auckland Transport will be accepting applications for the next round of rental e-scooter and rental bike licences in June 2022. Successful companies will be able to start operating on 4 September 2022.

Existing licences will expire on 3 September 2022.

All new applications will be licensed through Auckland Council’s Public Trading, Events and Filming Bylaw 2022 and Auckland Transport’s Proposed Road Activities Bylaw (to be finalised in May 2022).




Beginning June until end of June

Receive licence applications

Beginning July until end of July

Review applications, decide successful candidates, and confirm conditions of licence

End July

Successful candidates announced

4 September

New licence period begins.


Visit the council’s micromobility web page to find out more about rental e-scooters and rental bikes in Auckland and applying for a licence. 

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