HGV Medical

HGV Medical & PCV Medical

DVLA D4 Driver


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Booking Your HGV & PCV Medical

The Driver and Vehicle Licencing Agency (DVLA) requires HGV Drivers to be in reasonably good health in order to legally operate commercial vehicles on public roads.

To complete a HGV medical or PCV medical in Doncaster you will need to be assessed by a doctor who will verify that you are fit to drive this type of vehicle.

Low-cost Driver medicals, we are local, competent & our experienced doctors will complete your driver medical at a time to suit you.

There are many hoops to jump through when it comes to getting or renewing your HGV Drivers licence. Arguably the biggest hurdle among aspiring or experienced commercial Drivers hoping to secure or renew their licence is the HGV medical exam.

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Book now for a slot at Barnetby Medical Centre, based in Brigg North Lincolnshire

You will be interviewed by the Doctor, and have the opportunity to discuss any existing medical conditions that may interfere with safe driving. Your medical history will also be discussed.

What does a Driver Medical Involve?

The examination will only take around 15-30 minutes. It includes an eye test, Blood pressure check, physical examination and BMI Check. You will be asked questions about the following topics:

Michael Heath
Michael Heath
Always use for HGV medicals, from start to finish a very well organised and efficient service with comprehensive examinations.
Alan Cooper
Alan Cooper
I have medicals every year and have just been for my eighth one in just over 7 years. They are extremely helpful, friendly, and efficient. I have no hesitation in recommending them to anyone in North & N. East Lincolnshire!
Jon Ratcliffe
Jon Ratcliffe
Fantastic service with super friendly staff. Would highly recommend 😊
Stephen Walker
Stephen Walker
Staff were friendly and helpful. Thorough in all departments. Overall excellent experience.
David Bevers (Bevo)
David Bevers (Bevo)
Been to Barnetby Medical Centre several times the staff are absolutely brilliant and Dr.Vora is a one off great Dr and a a genuine good guy. Hope to see you all again next year
Mick S
Mick S
Always a stressful time having a medical for your HGV license, But this place makes it a pleasure to visit. Very efficient and professional and friendly people. Keep up the good work!
carl dewberry
carl dewberry
Excellent, very warm and welcoming, very efficient, open on a Saturday, 5 stars .thank you very much.

How often do I need a D4 Driver Medical Test?

D4 drivers must have medicals as follows:

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We service the following areas for HGV Driver Medicals:
Brigg, Newark, Lincoln, Hull, Scunthorpe, Grimsby, Selby, Doncaster, Google, Gainsbrough

Your No 1 choice for Private Medicals

WHY barnetby private medicals

Taxi Driver Medicals

We can do medicals for certain councils for your Taxi application eg. North Lincolnshire.


An HGV measures the electrical activity of the heart and gives important information about the rate and regularity of beats.

Forklift Truck Medicals

This includes a forklift truck health questionnaire, Height, Weight, Blood Pressure, Lung function, urinalysis and Vision checks.

Motorsport Medical

International race competitors must undergo a medical examination by a Doctor when gaining a licence.

Drugs Testing

Companies needing random drug testing use us to send employees at short notice. A basic urine screen can give a result in a few minutes.

Pre-Employment Medical

Companies needing a medical for a pre employment check, or regular health screening

Check List Of What To Bring

We are based in Brigg. But we serve customers from a wide area, including; Brigg, Hull, Scunthorpe, Grimsby, Doncaster, Google, Selby & Gainsbrough.

No, you do not need to bring a urine sample with you. But you will be required to provide one once you arrive, so make sure you drink plenty beforehand!

We are open Monday- Saturday. If needed you can book a Saturday appointment.

Our prices vary depending on which medical you require, this is due to each medical requiring different test types. You can see a full list of our fees here

If you are over 40, or have a medical condition it is advised to do so. We can do the basic medical and issue a fitness to Sky Dive for those jumping for the first time.

We provide our medicals to the higher group 2 standard for no additional cost so you can be sure your medical covers you for all forms of forklift driving. Our Doctor will provide a certificate of fitness subject to you passing your medical.

Areas we serve for HGV Medical