Applying for a disabled person's bus pass

9. Refusal of driving licence/unable to drive due to medical reasons (Category G)

Applications can be made if you are unable to drive for medical reasons.

You may be eligible if you have:

  • epilepsy which is not under control
  • a severe mental disorder
  • a learning disability not covered by category F
  • diabetes where you have hypos
  • a visual impairment not covered by category A

You should not apply if you:

  • currently hold a full or provisional driving licence
  • cannot hold a licence due to the persistent misuse of drugs and/or alcohol.

Records may be shared with the DVLA for the purpose of fraud prevention.

Please download our guidance document when applying

Refusal of driving licence/unable to drive due to medical reasons guidance document (Category G)

How do I apply?

Prove you are eligible and apply

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