Wellington grants e-scooter providers three-month trial

Wellington City Council has given e-scooters the go ahead, with two companies set to begin a three-month trial.

The vote passed 8-5, and there’s the possibility for an additional three months to be added to the trial period.

Read more: Lime scooters allowed to continue trial in Auckland until March, amid concerns over speed and injuries

The companies to be granted the trials are yet to be confirmed. 

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The scooters are being launched in Auckland and Christchurch, and can be found using a smartphone app. Source: 1 NEWS