UK 'hoverboard' crackdown: all you need to know
Are self-balancing mini scooters banned from footpaths? If so, why are mobility vehicles allowed? Key questions answered
Quite a lot, though this is mainly dependent on the observational powers of your local police. While it’s not unknown to see such self-balancing mini scooters on the pavement, under legal guidance reiterated on Monday by the Crown Prosecution Service all such “personal transporters”, including hoverboards and Segways, are banned from the footpath.
Source: Guardian Transport