Driver sr needs updating please use bus type
The updated Group 2 guidelines have been drafted following a public consultation process, including associations representing Group 2 drivers.
*This list is not exhaustive (*1) A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is an event, with stroke symptoms that lasts less than 24 hours before disappearing (sometimes called a mini-stroke).
Medical guidelines “Sláinte agus Tiomáint; Medical Fitness to Drive Guidelines (PDF)” for Group 1 licence categories AM, A, A1, A2, B, BE or W and Group 2 Categories C, CE, C1, C1E, D, DE, D1 or D1E i.e.
truck and bus (with or without trailer have recently been revised and updated taking into account legislative changes made in relation to the standards for eyesight, epilepsy and diabetes, as well as internatioal best practice.
You will need to apply for a change of personal details through any NDLS centre.
You will need to attend in person at any NDLS centre with the following documentation: You will then, within a specified timeframe, be issued with a new, updated licence.
Please note if you have supplied a medical to obtain existing licence/permit (101 notation on licence/permit) and terms of licence / permit are not being altered you may submit the NDLS Medical by Post to: Medical Fitness – Driver Licensing, Road Safety Authority, Primrose Hill, Dublin Road, Ballina, Co. An appeals mechanism is available for drivers who have been refused a licence on medical grounds.
The Driving Licence Authority will inform drivers of the appeals process when informing them of the licensing decision.
If you are downloading this form(PDF) then it must be printed back to back on one page.You must sign the eyesight report form in the presence of the optician or doctor.The completion date must be within one month of the date of application at an NDLS centre.If you have any doubts about your physical or mental fitness to drive you should consult a doctor.If, following consultation with your GP, your medical condition is one that needs to be noted on your driver record you must submit a Medical Report Form to the NDLS.