Today, on June 5, N511 comes into force new the Provision on an order of certification of the driver and the admission of citizens to management of the vehicles, approved by the government resolution "About modification of the Provision on an order of certification of the driver and the admission of citizens to management of vehicles".
In particular, the Cabinet obliged drivers of mopeds, motor scooters and other two-wheeled vehicles having the engine with a working capacity up to 50 cubic centimeters or the electric motor with power up to 4 kW, to receive the driver's license of the category A1.
The right for management of the specified vehicles is provided to the persons which have reached 16 - summer age. Thus the category A1 answers category A. A1 is the lowest in hierarchy of categories.
For discovery of the lowest categories now it is necessary not only to pass examination for driving, but also to provide the certificate of passing of 20-hour courses on the corresponding vehicle.
We will remind, in September, 2008 Ministry of Internal Affairs GAI Department of Ukraine brought driver's categories into accord with the European standards.