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You must tell DVLA if your Tourette’s syndrome affects your ability to drive safely.
You can be fined up to £1,000 if you do not tell DVLA about a condition that affects your driving. You may be prosecuted if you’re involved in an accident as a result.
You do not need to tell DVLA you have Tourette’s syndrome unless you think that it may affect your ability to drive safely.
Ask your doctor if you’re not sure if your Tourette’s syndrome will affect your driving.
If you already have a car or motorcycle licence you need to tell DVLA if:
Fill in form A1 and send it to DVLA. The address is on the form.
If you already have a bus, coach or lorry licence you need to tell DVLA if:
Fill in form A1V and send it to DVLA. The address is on the form.
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.
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