Lamps

When riding while lamps are required by law a bicycle must be equipped with at least one head lamp which give white or yellow light that is clearly visible from the front and at least from 300 meters distance without being dazzling and which is visible from the sides.

On a bicycle with more than two wheels the head lamp must be placed max o.5 meter within the bicycles' extreme left end.

When riding while lamps are required by law a bicycle must be equipped with at least one rear lamp which give red light that is clearly visible from the back and at least from 300 meters distance without being dazzling and which is visible from the sides.

A bicycle with more than two wheels must, in case the width is max. 1 meter, be equipped with at least one rear lamp placed in the bicycle central piece or left hereof. In case the width is greater than 1 meter it must be equipped with at least two rear lamps placed max. 0.4 m. within the extreme ends of the bicycle and with a mutual distance of at least 0.6 m.

When riding while lamps are required by law a bicycle trailer must be equipped with at least one rear lamp placed on the middle of the trailer or left of the middle.
When using a bicycle side car while lamps are required by law the side car must be equipped with at least one rear lamp placed as close to the extreme right end as possible.

Rear lamps on trailer or sidecar must satisfy the requirements of rear lamps for bicycles.

Head- and rear lamp on a bicycle, trailer or sidecar must satisfy the requirements of § 16, stk. 2 and 3 (luminosity).

Despite the rules, head- and rear lamps bought before 1. January 1988 may still be used. Such lamps are furthermore only to be visible within 150 m. and the rear lamp is not required to be visible from the sides.

A rear lamp on a bicycle, trailer or side car may flash with a frequency of at least 200 flashes per minute.

A bicycle, trailer and side car must not be equipped with further lamps than the above mentioned.

On a bicycle connected to a trailer the bicycle is not to be euipped with a rear lamp.