California Department of Transportation

Codes, Laws, and Regulations

This page is provided to help all bicyclists understand how to ride safely and legally on public roads in California. Local ordinances regarding parking and operation of bicycles on bikeways are not addressed here. To obtain this information please contact your county and city planning agencies.





For more information, please contact:

Penny Gray
Bicycle Facilities Unit
Division of Local Assistance, MS-1
California Department of Transportation
P.O. Box 942874
Sacramento, CA 94274-0001
Phone: Penny Gray, (916) 653-2750
E-Mail - Penny