On 1 January 2018, the DVLA released an updated “Assessing Fitness to Drive: a Guide for Medical Professionals”.
Amongst other areas, changes have been made in respect of advice on:
• insulin treated diabetes;
• medical standards applicable to taxi driver licensing;
• neurological disorders;
• cardiovascular disorders;
• diabetes mellitus; and
• visual disorders.
More information can be found at https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/assessing-fitness-to-drive-guide-for-medical-professionals.
If you are not a medical professional and want more information, please see https://www.gov.uk/health-conditions-and-driving.
Please contact a member of our regulatory team on 01254 828300 if you require advice.