Bicycles, Mopeds, Motorbikes

Between 2015 and 2016, the number of cyclists has increased by 30%, noted l’Observatoire Bruxellois for bikes.

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Cycles

A map of cycle paths is available. It includes existing and planned ICR routes (“itinéraires cyclables régionaux”) as well as other infrastructure like bicycle lanes, bicycle parking…. These maps can be consulted online on: Bruxelles Mobilité ,
or bought at a nominal price of 1€ from various biking associations:

On the other hand, there are lovely cycle rides waiting to be explored in the parks on the edge of town, such as the Forêt de Soignes, which is the continuation of the Bois de la Cambre at the end of Avenue Louise, or the Parc de Tervuren, which also borders on the Forêt de Soignes a little further out of Brussels.

The cyclist must respect the highway code , nevertheless, the cyclist can take a one-way street in the opposite direction, provided that the appropriate panel authorizes it.


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Where to get your bike engraved in order to find it more easily. www.velosretrouves.be/brussel/gravures
BUT ALSO
mybike.brussels a new bike registration platform in Brussels which enables you to register and identify your bike with the help of a new sticker to reduce the risk of theft and of being stolen for resale.
It can replace the traditional engraving.  The QR code quickly enables you to know whether the bike was reported stolen.
Different information can also be reported such as the colour of the bike or certain distinctive elements.  This system is used by police zones.
mybike.brussels

VILLO

Clever concept, fun and ecological! There are 180 Villo stations available, located every 450m, so there is always one nearby. 7 days a week, 24 hours a day, you can rent a bike (with a lock!) in any cyclocity station and give it back in any VILLO station. Subscribe through the website. 32 euros a year for unlimited use. You can also buy a day or week ticket in one of the stations.

www.villo.be (FR/NL/EN)
T 078 05 11 10
A wonderful possibility. Activate your VILLO card on your MOBIB card.

New in Brussels
oBike - shared bikes without station
Download their ap here

Shared electric bicycles are flourishing in Brussels. You can pick up and drop off everywhere in Brussels.
More info

Reparing or buying a second hand bike ?
Cyclo
Rue de Flandre, 85 - 1000 Bruxelles
T 03 513 95 55
cyclo
Cycloperativa Rue du midi, 165 A – 1000 Bruxelles
Cycloperativa.org
Cycloperativa is a workshop for repairing bikes in the area of Anneessens. Each Monday from 18pm to 21pm 

An electric bike without a permit ?
That depends on your bike !

All riders of an electric bike which can go faster than 25 km/hr. must, from October 1st, have a driving permit, says SPF Mobilité.
A helmut and a license plate will also be obligatory.
Driving license AM (moped) or B (car permit)

Find a secure parking place for your bike in Brussels
Website

Bike for Brussels brings together all cycling initiatives.
website

Mopeds and motorbikes

For motorcycle licences: 
 www.goca.be (FR/NL)

 Between 2015 and 2016, the number of cyclists has increased by 30%, noted l’Observatoire Bruxellois for bikes.

The maximum authorised speed for unicycles, scooters and electric skateboards is from 18 to 25 km/h.

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