You may need to tell DVLA if you have glaucoma.
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
If glaucoma only affects 1 eye
You don’t need to tell DVLA as long as you have no medical condition in the other eye and you’re still able to meet the ‘visual standards for driving’.
Read the vision information leaflet for more information.
If glaucoma affects both eyes
You must tell DVLA. Fill in form V1 and send it to DVLA. The address is on the form.
Bus, coach or lorry licence
You must tell DVLA. Fill in form V1V and send it to DVLA. The address is on the form.