The Taxi Medical ensures drivers meet the DVLA group 2 standard of medical fitness to drive.

For the medical we will require a copy of your medical records summary. You can ask your GP surgery to print this off. Its not your full records that we need just an abbreviated summary. You can print off a request form by clicking here.

On the day of your assessment please bring the following -

1.  Photo ID (passport or drivers license)
2.  Medical records summary
3.  Local authority assessment form
4.  Your driving glasses and prescription for your lenses
5.  Any hospital letters / names of your consultants
6.  Urine sample (in a closed top container)
7.  Payment (cash or card payments)

Those that are being licensed from Newcastle City Council, North Tyneside Council, South Tyneside Council, Sunderland City Council, Durham County Council or Northumberland County Council can be assessed by one of our doctors.
Those being licensed by Gateshead Council have to be assessed by their own GP.
Your local authority provides the medical questionnaire that we will fill out during your assessment with us. This should be provided to you for you to bring on the day. You can also find the forms below according to the council that you will be seeking a license from.

Newcastle City Council Taxi Licensing Medical Form

North Tyneside Council Taxi Licensing Medical Form

South Tyneside Council Taxi Licensing Medical Form

Sunderland City Council Taxi Licensing Medical Form

Northumberland County Council Taxi Licensing Medical Form

Durham County Council Taxi Licensing Medical Form