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Medical and driving assessment requirements

Medical Assessments

If you hold an Ancillary certificate you will be required to 

  • undertake a Medical assessment at the commercial standard every 3 years until 65 years of age, and 
  • annually thereafter 
  • or at the request of the Registrar of Motor Vehicles.  

If you hold an Ancillary certificate which is restricted to operating only nominated ride source vehicles you will be required to 

  • complete an annual medical declaration or 
  • be under medical review (at the commercial standards) due to a medical condition.  

The Registrar will conduct auditing of ride-source drivers regarding Fitness to drive.

For more information on Assessing Fitness to drive at the commercial standard visit the Aust Roads website

Driving Assessments

You are not required to have a driving assessment unless requested by the Registrar of Motor Vehicles.