Cycling Highway Code

Obviously all the Highway Code equally applys to cyclists as well as motorists, but below are the links that specifically apply to cyclists.


An explanation of the rules and wording found in The Highway Code

Rules for cyclists (59-82)
Clothing, road junctions, roundabouts and more…

General rules, techniques and advice for all drivers and riders (103-158)
Signals, lighting requirements, control of the vehicle, speed limits and more…

Using the road (159-203)
Overtaking, road junctions, roundabouts, pedestrian crossings and more…

Road users requiring extra care (204-225)
Pedestrians, motorcyclists and cyclists, other vehicles and more…

Road works, level crossings and tramways (288-307)
Railway telephones, level crossings without traffic lights, tram stops and more....

You and your bicycle
The road user and the law
Vehicle maintenance, safety and security
First aid on the road
Other information