A Neighborhood Electric Vehicle (NEV)/Low-Speed Vehicle is...
Registration is not required if you operate your golf cart on a highway designated for such use by ordinance or resolution within one mile of a golf course.
You may not operate on a road with a speed limit above 25 mph except by ordinance or resolution by a local authority.
If the golf cart is gasoline-powered, it must bear a label certifying the vehicle complies with California emissions requirements.
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