Optic neuritis and driving

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 motorbike licence

You must tell DVLA if you have optic neuritis.

Report your condition online

You can also fill in form V1 and send it to DVLA. The address is on the form.

Bus, coach or lorry licence

Fill in form V1V and send it to the address on the form.