- It is easier to trace a stolen or lost bicycle back to its rightful owner.
- Without a license, it is often difficult to get a bike back, even if found.
- A license identifies the rightful owner.
Bicycle licensing assistance
- License bicycle
- Renew current license
- Change of address
- Transfer ownership
Time and locations
Charges and fees
- Initial cost for a new bicycle: $3
- Annual renewal fee: $1
- Transfer of ownership: $1
- Change of address: No charge
Payments can be made in cash or by check payable to the “City of Carlsbad”