Further information on what drivers with different types of diabetes need to tell DVLA by law.
These leaflets provide guidance on what you need to tell DVLA if you’re a driver with diabetes.
A guide to insulin treated diabetes and driving (INF294)
Ref: INF294PDF, 212KB, 6 pages
Information for drivers with diabetes treated by non-insulin medication, diet, or both (INF188/2)
Ref: INF188/2PDF, 200KB, 1 page
Lorry and bus drivers with diabetes treated by diet alone (INF188/5)
Ref: INF188/5PDF, 195KB, 1 page
A guide for drivers with insulin treated diabetes who wish to apply for bus and lorry entitlement (INS186)
Ref: INS186PDF, 230KB, 6 pages
From: Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency
Published: 1 May 2013
Last updated: 9 June 2021
Updated INF188/5 PDF.
Update to Welsh PDF
PDF update for INS186
Added Welsh version of INF294W
Added INF188/5W Welsh document
INF294 leaflet added.
INS186 PDF updated.
INS186 PDF leaflet updated.
Update to information leaflet INF188/2.
New version of INF188/2 information leaflet added.
New version of the INS186 published.