Medicals

Taxi Medicals

Cost: £80 for initial appointment and £50 for any required follow-up.

Portsmouth City Council has the following requirement of all those persons holding or applying for a Hackney Carriage Drivers Licence or a Private Hire Driver’s Licence: “That you are medically fit to drive by producing a certificate completed and signed by your own GP or one having immediate access to your medical records and history.

We require a medical on first application, at the age of 45, then every 5 years to 65, then annually.” See Portsmouth City Council website for more information.
We are only able to provide taxi medicals for patients registered at Lake Road Practice. Please call the Practice to book an appointment on 02392 812 033.