Quad bikes must be approved, registered, taxed and have an MOT (if needed) to be used on the road.Most quad bikes can’t be used on the road because they don’t meet road safety standards.
Check with the manufacturer if your quad bike has been approved for road use. If your quad bike hasn’t been approved but meets road safety standards you can apply for type approval.
Rules for riding quad bikes
Registering and taxingYou must register your quad bike with DVLA and the bike must have front and rear number plates.
You must also display a valid tax disc.