News & Press

These are the latest news stories and press releases from the MCIA. You can also find new registration statistics, which are updated monthly.

News & Press Releases

July 2018

MCIA Secured announces London cover-up operation

18th July 2018

The Motorcycle Industry Association, through its MCIA Secured rating scheme, together with the Metropolitan Police, will on Thursday 19th July 2018, be targeting selected motorcycle and scooter parking bays in Central London. 

Representatives from MCIA member companies and the Metropolitan and City of London Police, will be talking to riders parking their machines, about their riding habits and their approach to security, as well as issuing complimentary bike covers.

Press Statement: Changes to Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) are for manufacturers not retailers

3rd July 2018

The law is changing regarding the manufacture of motorcycle safety clothing and this has caused some confusion within the motorcycle media as to how this will affect customers, or what can be offered for sale.  The Motorcycle Industry Association would like to therefore assure customers that new legislation is mostly for manufacturers and does not apply to retail stock, so will have no effect on what can be bought or sold for some time to come.