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 don’t need to tell DVLA if you’ve had a catheter ablation. You must not drive for 2 days after your treatment.

You may drive after this time if you don’t have any other medical condition that could affect your driving. Ask your doctor if you’re not sure.

Bus, coach or lorry licence

You must tell DVLA if you’ve had a catheter ablation. You must not drive for 6 weeks after your treatment.

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