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We provide nationwide coverage on our HGV Driver Medicals. Completed by our doctors, who are experienced in providing you with HGV Medicals, simply book yours today.
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What’s Involved in a HGV Medical?
Questions About Your Medical History
Height & weight
DVLA D4 form Download Here
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What do you need to bring with you?
- Photo ID ( Birth certificate, marriage certificate, medical card, driving licence, passport, paid utility bills, bank or building society cards or statements, National Insurance number card, payslip, letter from Benefits Agency, papers from Home Office)
- Your driving glasses/contact lenses & prescription.
- Details of any ongoing medical conditions.
- Prescription medications that you are taking.
- DVLA STANDARD D4 MEDICAL FORM. Please fill in the grey section on page 1 (left hand side) ‘Your details’ and page 8 (consent and declaration) alongwith your name and date of birth at the foot of all other pages on the D4.
What does the medical examination involve?
The examination will only take around 15 minutes. It includes an eye test, Blood pressure check, physical examination and BMI Check. You will be asked questions about the following topics:
- cardiovascular system including high Blood pressure.
- endocrine system such as diabetes
- musculoskeletal such as back pain.
- neurological such as stroke
- psychiatric such as depression.
- Alcohol and drug history
The doctor will complete the form based on your answers, medical history, medications and the results of the examination findings.Check Out our FAQs page for more information. www.just-health.co.uk/faqs-d4-driver-medical/We cover Burnley Altrincham Sale Didsbury Cheetham Hill Blackburn Leeds Preston Bradford Blackpool Oldham. Liverpool Southport Lancaster Morecambe Heysham Cumbria Brighouse Bury. Manchester Worsley Great Harwood Rossendale. Bolton Cross Hills Hebden Bridge Nelson Blackburn Colne Rawtenstall. Wigan Accrington. Clitheroe Whalley Bacup Rochdale Skipton Halifax Chorley Bamber Bridge Huddersfield Wakefield Dewsbury Padiham. Altham Keighley Lancashire Merseyside. West Yorkshire Greater Manchester Walton summit Pilsworth Industrial estate. Heywood Trafford Park Lodge Lane L8 Merseyside. Rotherham Birmingham Dudley Leicester. Northampton Boston Harrow Shepherds Bush. Edgware Tottenham Croydon Barking. Orpington Wimbledon Romford Enfield Southampton Hampshire Kent Essex Humber Crewe Lymm Warrington St Helens Ormskirk Goole Doncaster Sheffield Pontefract Knottingley York Harrogate Pannal Middleton Rotherham Grimsby Scunthorpe Lincoln Wakefield Hull Humberside Stoke Chester Cheshire Sevenoaks Wembley Southgate Lewisham Croydon Sutton Heathrow Slough Twickenham St Albans Hounslow Watford Stratford Epsom Barnet Dagenham Dartford Grays Ilford Hatfield Barnsley Huddersfield Stockport Chorley Ellesmere port Wrexham Congleton Stafford Leek Macclesfield Chesterfield Worksop Thirsk Ripon Hornsea Scarborough Grassington Kendal Northwich London Greater LondonClick Here to Book ONLINE NATIONWIDE
When do you need a D4 medical examination report?
This medical assessment is performed by our GMC registered Doctors at Just Health clinics.To Complete this medical you need to be assessed by a doctor who is registered with the general medical council (GMC). The Eye Test is also included at no extra cost.You will need a D4 medical examination report:• if this is your first application for a Group 2 bus orlorry licence• if you are applying to renew your Group 2 entitlementat 45• from 45 on, a D4 will be needed every 5 years untilyou are 65 when you will need one annually• if you are under 70, hold a medically restricted carlicence and held this licence before 1 January 1997and wish to apply for C1 or C1/D1 entitlement(vehicles between 3500kg and 7500kg and/or amaximum of 16 passenger seats)• if you are applying for a new Group 2 provisionallicence and a D4 has not been submitted in the last12 months• if you are a NI or EU or EEA driving licence holder whoseauthority to drive Group 2 in Great Britain has run out• if you are 70 and still need C1 and D1 entitlement,you will need to have a D4 every 3 years.Please noteYou do not need to send in a D4 when you renew amedically restricted licence until you are 45. If you are over45 and have a medically restricted licence, a D4 will berequired every 5 years.Further information is available atwww.gov.uk/driving-medical-conditions
How do I confirm my booking?
- Pay over the phone when you secure your booking
- Book Online via secure payment system
- Pay on the day is available, (Please ask when booking Cash Payments on the day are accepted at most clinics).
What Driving Licence and Medical do I need to Drive my Vehicle?
CHeavy Goods Vehicle HGV over 3500kg trailer limit 750kgD4 Medical RequiredC+EHeavy Goods Vehicle HGV over 3500kg with a trailer over 750kgD4 Medical RequiredC1Light goods vehicle between 3500kg MAM and 7500kg MAMD4 Medical RequiredC1+ELight goods vehicle between 3500kg MAM and 7500kg MAM with trailerD4 Medical RequiredD1Minibus with up to 16 passenger seatsD4 Medical RequiredD1+EMinibus with up to 16 passenger seats and trailerD4 Medical RequiredDBusD4 Medical RequiredD+EBus with Heavy trailerD4 Medical Required
Who can fill in the D4?
The medical examination includes a vision assessmentwhich must be filled in by a doctor, GP, optician or optometrist.All doctors at Just Health Clinics will be able to fill in both the vision andmedical assessment.Please note all our doctors are sanctioned to carry out DVLA D4 Medicals and are GMC registered and licensed to practice in the UnitedKingdom or registered within the EU.
What to do with the completed D4 Form
Send the filled in D4 (vision and medical assessment) with your application form (D2/D47P) and driving licence to DVLA, Swansea, SA99 1BR.If you do not send all the forms together, the processing of your application will be delayed.The D4 is valid for a period of 4 months from the date Our Doctor signs and dates it.
I have been banned from driving and I need a medical, Can you help?
For anyone who has been banned from driving and wishes to re-apply for their driving license, You may need a HRO Medical (High Risk Offender) medical such as a drink driver medical or drug driver medical. Please request the DVLA to appoint Just Health Burnley BB10 1DT (if this is within your locality). We offer appointments weekly. We are operating as normal for HRO Medicals in line with DVLA GUIDANCE.
Our Customer Feedback & Reviews
Very friendly service fast and efficient with the added bonus I had my medical on a Saturday so didn’t have to take time off work! I’d definitely use again and recommend.
Very professional, great social distancing whilst maintaining a friendly helpful atmosphere. The process was quick too. Would definitely recommend!
Good and efficient service ,thank you for working during the virus epidemic, helpful getting my pco medical completed.
Good all forms checked and filled in very prompt
We have used Just Health for a family medical. I was very impressed with how efficient and easy the whole process was. I received an appointment very quickly and was able to get it all completed very efficiently. I couldn’t recommend them highly enough.
Jenna Rigby ,
The best clinic I have ever done medicals. Professionalism and approach to patient is exceptional. I truly recommend.
I arrived early and got seen straight away. Doc was very professional and was extremely polite. Answered all my questions I had to ask about the forms. Will use again if she’s still doing it in 5 years.
Did not wait long all most straight in and out. My doctor had charges me £130 pounds last time. Saved £80 pounds. Result!
Amazing! Open 7 days got my medical sorted off-peak hours. No complaints here and very cost effective.
R N Clements,
Needed medical for paramedic course fast service booked same day fantastic service
Very good and efficient service. Highly Recommend.
The Doctor was very informative and went through every eventuality.
Had my HGV Drivers medical with Dr Khan this morning. Fast, friendly, efficient and helpful. Very happy to recommend.
Needed a medical for my LGV. Contacted the clinic direct and they were helpful, polite and professional. Booked my appointment and everything went very smoothly. I would recommend thsi clinic.
Very easy Process from start to finish. Appointment times with immediate availability. Very nice doctor. Now my regular HGV medical centre.
Very nice doctor very helpful happy with the service will use again thanks a lot best wishes.
All good. Parking on street opposite. Friendly doctor.
Very quick service seen on time
Lovely receptionist very helpful and the doctor was very thorough with his examination
J A Kennedy-millar,
Fast, thorough service at a convenient local location
very happy with the service. Felt comfortable and reassured throughout the procedure. We were issued with an aftercare leaflet and a phone number we could ring in case we had any concerns.
Absolutely superb , very quick and same day appointment higher recommended.
First class service
Giancarlo De Canio,
Very Good service could not fault.
Lovely doctor, very positive and pleasant experience. Late appointments available, which is very convenient to pop in after work
Great doctor and knows exactly what he was doing. Made you feel comfortable and welcome. Great guy thanks and will definitely recommend others to use you.
very nice people there,friendly and nice. all perfect.
Very well organized, especially in the current climate
(D4 Medical) Appointment was booked the next day, receptionist staff friendly and helpful providing receipts on request, doctor was friendly and professional, overall brilliant service saving half price in comparison to NHS and a week early very pleased!
Really professional place and all was done quickly and efficiently. The doctor explained everything and was very patient, helpful and caring. Highly recommended
Fast friendly service, just what the doctor ordered!
Amazing, Fast Professional, Clean Place. Managed to get my driver medical sorted out same day!
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How much do doctors charge for HGV medical? ›
The charge for a drivers' medical examination is between £46.67 and £52.50 plus VAT, equivalent to £56-£63 including VAT. Keep an eye on the home page of this website for discount codes bringing the cost even lower.Can any doctor do HGV medical? ›
While the examination will be undertaken by a doctor (whether a GP or a private doctor), it isn't the doctor who makes the decision as to whether or not a driver is fit to drive an HGV. This decision is ultimately the responsibility of the DVLA. All the doctor does is fill out the D4 form and sends it on to the DVLA.How do I get a medical for HGV? ›
A HGV medical exam is made up of two parts; an interview about your physical health and your mental health with a physical examination, and a look at your medical history. You will also be required to provide your completed D4 HGV medical form. These requirements are essential for any HGV driving job.How much does a HGV medical cost UK? ›
Hgv Medicals from £49.99. Eye test included. This is the same as a D4 medical and is for you to complete your lorry application. The price is the same.Can I still drive HGV while waiting for medical? ›
As soon as DVLA receives your application, and as long as you meet the Section 88 criteria, you may drive a car while you wait for the decision on your application. During this time you cannot drive a lorry or bus. If you would like to drive these vehicles you would need to reapply.Can you fail a HGV medical? ›
It's an exam, which means by definition you can fail. In HGV terms, it's known as a 'disqualification', and the doctor can note you down as disqualified if you post a significant or serious safety risk behind the wheel of a heavy goods vehicle.Can my GP do a D4 medical? ›
Who can complete a DVLA D4 Driver Medical? Any Doctor who holds full registration with the GMC (General Medical Council) and is licensed to practise medicine in the UK can complete the DVLA D4 Driver Medical. This can be your own GP or a private firm like D4Drivers whose Doctors specialise in D4 medicals.How long does it take to do a HGV medical? ›
The entire exam usually takes no longer than 30 minutes. During this time our doctor will fill out the written assessment (D4 medical form) which they will later submit directly to the DVLA.Do I need a HGV medical at 45? ›
Medical Requirements for HGV Drivers
Every new driver must undergo an HGV medical exam, existing HGV drivers are required by the DVLA to have a medical test at 45 years old, then every 5 years thereafter until 65, after which it is then required to be done once a year.
The HGV medical needs your BP to be well controlled. The DVLA requirements are actually very lenient. This can be with or without medication. They require the systolic pressure (top reading) to be Less than 180.
How much does a D4 medical cost? ›
HGV medical required for all HGV drivers' first application and renewal. Full HGV medical and eye test is only £55 at any of our nationwide locations, including on weekends.Can I renew my HGV licence after it has expired? ›
Can you renew an HGV license that has expired? The good news is that it's perfectly possible to renew an HGV licence after it has expired.Will the government pay for my HGV? ›
Under the funding scheme candidates taking an eligible level 2 qualification to become an HGV driver will have the first attempt costs of the HGV licence and medicals covered by the government, as well as for an upgrade from a category C licence to a C&E licence.Do I need a medical to drive a 7.5 ton lorry? ›
Yes: Drivers must have a medical when applying for a provisional licence for the C category and must renew their medical every 5 years from 45 up to 65, then annually from 65. Vehicles over 3,500kg with a trailer over 750kg.Can you be a HGV driver with depression? ›
Psychological issues such as severe chronic anxiety, severe depression, and mental conditions such as schizophrenia need to be treated before the driver can pass HGV Medicals examinations.
Send your application off as soon as possible!! If the DVLA can make a decision based on the information provided including all relevant medical results they aim to make a decision on most cases within 15 working days.How long are DVLA medical delays? ›
What are the processing times for DVLA medical driving licences? The DVLA hopes to be back to 'normal' processing times for medical driving licences by September 2022. If that happens, that means 90% of cases will be processed within 90 days.How long is the waiting list for HGV test? ›
Waiting times at most test centres are still around 6 months but cancellations do come up so it might be possible to get a test for around 4 months time. Most test dates we are now finding are for around 4 to 6 months.Do I need to tell DVLA I have high blood pressure? ›
You do not need to tell DVLA if you have high blood pressure. You must stop driving if a doctor says you have malignant hypertension. You can drive again when both the following apply: a doctor confirms that your condition is well controlled.What medical conditions stop you driving HGV? ›
Your doctor will discuss any possible issues that you might have such as epilepsy, stroke, Parkinson's or Alzheimer's, seizures, memory conditions, blackouts or chronic conditions such as Multiple Sclerosis. b. Mental health: HGV drivers must be in good mental health.
What medical conditions are you not allowed to drive? ›
Dementia, multiple sclerosis, motor neurone disease, Parkinson's disease, stroke and a host of other conditions affecting your nervous system can all affect your ability to drive.Does D4 charge GP? ›
To Complete a D4 medical form you need to be assessed by a doctor who will verify that you are fit to drive. Most GPs see you at a time which is convenient for them, then to charge you a fortune. This usually means that you have to take a day off and pay for the privilege.How long is D4 medical valid for? ›
The medical lasts until you are 45 years of age and then another is required every five years until you get to 65 years when it then becomes yearly. Everyone has to have the medical in order to get the provisional entitlement to drive the category of vehicle of their choice.Can DVLA check medical records? ›
During the standard DVLA check-up, your doctor might not have access to your full medical history. So, it's up to you to be honest and upfront about anything in your past which might affect your ability to do your job properly. Once your check-up is complete, you need to give a declaration of consent.Can I drive while waiting for DVLA medical? ›
Your application may take longer than usual if it needs to be referred to a doctor (unless you're applying for a bus or lorry licence). You can usually keep driving while DVLA are considering your application.What is the pass rate for HGV theory test? ›
The Theory Test pass mark is 86%, so you'll need to answer 43 out of 50 multiple choice questions correctly to pass. The questions will cover topics that include alertness, attitude, safety, road signs, and much more.What does a c1 medical involve? ›
Your medical consists of an eyesight test using a Snellen chart, blood pressure checks to ensure your BP meets DVLA criteria and a questionnaire regarding your medical history. The medical assessment includes checks for a number of standards that need to be met in order to be eligible to drive ambulance vehicles.What age do HGV drivers retire? ›
There are 95,000 HGV drivers aged over 55, and they should typically retire by 65.What is the maximum age for HGV drivers? ›
You need to renew your bus or HGV licence every 5 years, and every year when you reach 65.Is C1 classed as HGV? ›
Category C1 is the very first basic level of HGV license. Most HGV drivers on the road will have a C1 license. A C1 allows you to drive a vehicle of 3,500 kilograms, as long as that vehicle is under 7.5 tonnes in gross weight.
How can I lower my blood pressure to pass a dot? ›
- Lose unnecessary pounds. ...
- Exercise regularly. ...
- Reduce sodium. ...
- Eat healthily. ...
- Limit your alcohol. ...
- Stop smoking. ...
- Reduce stress. ...
- Buy a blood pressure monitor.
on the interstate, drivers must pass a DOT physical with blood pressure at or below 140/90. While medication is an acceptable method of keeping blood pressure under control, if your DOT physical is coming up soon and you're in a pinch, there are steps you can take to lower your blood pressure now.What blood pressure is too high driving? ›
So, in a sense, all high blood pressure could be said to be dangerous. However, if by 'dangerously high' we mean something which needs immediate treatment, this would be a blood pressure of 180/110mmHg or above.Can you drive a HGV with one eye? ›
Eyesight tests for HGV and bus drivers
To get your HGV licence, you must have a visual acuity of at least 6/7.5 (or 0.8) on the Snellen scale in your best eye. Your worst eye must be at least 6/60 (or 0.1).
A Category 3 Rail Medical applies to workers who perform non-safety critical work and whose health and fitness will not directly impact commuters or colleagues. This medical assesses a workers ability to move through the rail corridor, function under supervision and reach a safe place in the event of an emergency.How do I pass the DVLA blood test? ›
To pass the DVLA medical you need to show the doctor that there isn't any evidence of persistent alcohol misuse in the last six months. You must also show that there isn't any alcohol dependency in the last 12 months.Can I renew my HGV licence at the post office? ›
Apply at a Post Office
Take it to a Post Office that deals with DVLA photocard licence renewal. You also need to take: your photocard licence if you have it. the £21.50 fee.
Contents. You must have Driver CPC if you drive a lorry, bus or coach as the main part of your job. You must do 35 hours of periodic training every 5 years to keep it. You can be fined up to £1,000 for driving professionally without Driver CPC.How much does it cost to renew HGV licence UK? ›
Renew a driving licence
You'll get a reminder to renew your photo before your current licence ends. You can also renew your expired licence at a Post Office, it costs £21.50.
There are a couple of options that could be applicable depending on your situation. The simplest ways to obtain free HGV training are: Sponsored training – Some companies will pay to put you through your HGV training course; however, this investment would require a return from you.
Can HGV 2022 go straight to class 1? ›
From November 15th 2021 if you hold a valid UK car licence you can go straight to a Class 1 / C+E course. You will have to have the C+E provisional entitlement put on your licence first. To do that you will need to send your driving licence off with a completed D2 application and D4 medical form completed by a doctor.How can I become a lorry driver for free? ›
- Government funded skills bootcamps. ...
- Other government-supported HGV training options. ...
- Factors to consider when accepting free HGV training from a future employer. ...
- Companies who provide free HGV driver training at the moment. ...
- Local councils – free HGV driver training schemes.
While the examination will be undertaken by a doctor (whether a GP or a private doctor), it isn't the doctor who makes the decision as to whether or not a driver is fit to drive an HGV. This decision is ultimately the responsibility of the DVLA. All the doctor does is fill out the D4 form and sends it on to the DVLA.Does grandfather rights still exist? ›
Grandfather Rights and the law
Without it, you're not allowed to drive professionally at all. It's the case now that if you undertake your professional HGV, bus or coach training, then you will need to get a Driver CPC as part of your qualification.
The charge for a drivers' medical examination is between £46.67 and £52.50 plus VAT, equivalent to £56-£63 including VAT.Do I need to tell the DVLA I have anxiety? ›
You must tell DVLA if you experience anxiety and it affects your ability to drive safely. You can be fined up to £1,000 if you don't tell DVLA about a medical condition that affects your driving. You may be prosecuted if you're involved in an accident as a result.What antidepressants can you not drive on? ›
Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs), like Prozac and Zoloft, are taken in the morning and won't impair driving as they are designed to increase energy. Tricyclic antidepressants, like Elavil and Tofranil, cause sleepiness and should only be taken at night.Is HGV driving lonely? ›
A quarter of HGV drivers feel lonely while others record bad health and sleep due to working conditions. 27% of drivers feel stressed and almost a quarter experience loneliness.How much does it cost for a D4 medical? ›
HGV medical required for all HGV drivers' first application and renewal. Full HGV medical and eye test is only £55 at any of our nationwide locations, including on weekends.How much is the medical fee for drivers license? ›
As for the pricing, the LTO medical certificate fee usually costs around Php 500.
How much is a D4 medical? ›
D4 HGV Medical Barking - London clinics open 7 days a week £50.Do you have to pay for a DVLA medical? ›
You will need to contact the DVLA appointed doctor yourself and book an appointment with them to take the DVLA medical assessment. There will be a separate fee payable to the appointed doctor for this which is usually payable on the day you take the medical.Can GP fill D4 form? ›
Who can fill in the D4? The medical examination includes a vision assessment which must be filled in by a doctor, GP, optician or optometrist. All doctors at Just Health Clinics will be able to fill in both the vision and medical assessment.Where can I get medical certificate? ›
Every clinic and every hospital has qualified medical practitioners in attendance, and any person who is ill must be examined by such a person. An examination by a nurse or other person who is not qualified to carry out examination and diagnosis is not acceptable.How long does a medical driving licence take? ›
The time they take to deal with your particular case will depend on the medical condition you have and the information they need to gather. If the DVA can make a decision based on the information you originally provided, they aim to make this decision within three to four weeks.How much is it to renew your license in 2022? ›
As of May 2022, you only need to pay Php589 for both pro and non-pro driver's license renewal. The steps to renew your driver's license is also very easy. Some people have reported they've been able to renew their driver's license in just under 20 minutes and even getting the 10-year validity of their license.How long does a HGV medical last? ›
If you are under the age of 45 your HGV medical will last until your 45th birthday, after which you will need to pass the HGV medical assessment every 5 years until the age of 65. After the age of 65 you will need to pass the HGV medical assessment every year.Can I still drive while waiting for the DVLA medical? ›
Your application may take longer than usual if it needs to be referred to a doctor (unless you're applying for a bus or lorry licence). You can usually keep driving while DVLA are considering your application.How do I pass DVLA medical 2022? ›
To pass the DVLA medical you need to show the doctor that there isn't any evidence of persistent alcohol misuse in the last six months. You must also show that there isn't any alcohol dependency in the last 12 months.Can you fail a DVLA medical? ›
What happens if I fail the DVLA medical? If the driver is refused a license, they will be informed as to what they must do for a certain period of time before they can re-gain their driving license.