What is EN 15194?

EN 15194 is the European standard for electric bikes which was adopted in Australia in 2012.

EN 15194 restricts motor output to 250W for electric bikes and trikes and requires electric bikes and trikes to be pedelec and unable to use a throttle independent of pedalling at speeds over 6 km/hr.

Consumers can request a copy of the independent verification demonstrating compliance to EN 15194 or a copy of the import approval from the Department of Transport. BF e-Bikes imports into Queensland (TMR).

For more on EN 15194 , we recommend searching for a credible source on the internet. One source is: http://www.pedelecs.co.uk/forum/electric-bicycles/3946-new-epac-standard-en-15194-safe-e-bikes.html