Brugada syndrome and driving

You must tell DVLA if you have Brugada syndrome.

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.

Car or motorcycle licence

You mustn’t drive if you have suffered from either:

  • a loss of consciousness or fainting
  • cardiac arrest

Report your condition online

Otherwise fill in form H1 and send it to DVLA. The address is on the form.

Bus, coach or lorry licence

You must stop driving while DVLA investigates.

Fill in form VOCH1 and send it to DVLA. The address is on the form.