All licensed London Taxi and Private Hire vehicle drivers need to be medically fit to the standards of Transport for London (TFL).
If you are not affiliated with TFL, please contact your local authority for more details.
Whether it’s a new PCO license or simply a renewal, a PCO medical (also called a TPH/204) by a GMC registered medical practitioner is compulsory.
You would require this medical examination if:
Please be aware that you are legally obliged to inform TFL of any changes to your health.
We will not be able to continue your examination without this.
(if you wear these while you drive)
(Driving license or passport)
(a repeat prescription is preferred)
This is a document that tells us about your key clinical information, if any.
Ask the receptionist at your local surgery to print off your full medical records. This should be free.
Alternatively - download this full medical request form and take it to your local surgery.DOWNLOAD
Arrive at the location with your documents including the PCO form.
Your 10-minute appointment will comprise of: an assessment of your physical health, a blood-pressure check and an eye test.
Our instant medicals team will answer any queries you may have.
Following the medical, you will have to post the completed medical yourself to the following address:
If you are aware of any changes to your health, you are legally responsible for informing the TFL.