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Applying to get my group 2 licence back

Discussion in 'Driving and DVLA' started by Jamesdbrickell, Feb 21, 2020.

  1. Jamesdbrickell

    Jamesdbrickell · Member

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    I was diagnosed type 1 just over a year ago and I was told to wait until this year to re-apply for my group 2 license to give me time to get my sugars stable, I now have stable readings and I also have all of my blood glucose readings stored. I thought great all ready to try and get my license back and start driving again. I sent all of my forms in and had to make an appointment with my consultant. The earliest date I can get an appointment is 21st September, I told the DVLA and they have now withdrawn my application because it is too long to wait and I have to re-apply closer to the date. By the time I get to the appointment I will have to make another one for next year.
  2. LooperCat

    LooperCat Type 1 · Expert

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    Oh that’s annoying, I’ve only just got my own class 2 licence back.
  3. searley

    searley Type 1 · Well-Known Member

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    You could ask the DVLA to refer you to another consultant

    I assume that if you are keen to get your license you’d be willing to travel??

    Just in my area I normally get an appointment within 3 weeks so if they choose another consultant it might be quicker
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