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Non-disclosure of medical issues to the DVLA: FOI release

Published: 29 Jun 2017

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/17/01293
Date received: 9 June 2017
Date responded: 27 June 2017

Information requested

During the period 1 April 2016 to 20 May 2017 (or the latest 12 month period available), please can you tell me how many people were convicted and sentenced in court for offences relating to non‚Äźdisclosure of medical issues to the DVLA.

Response

The latest available information from the Scottish Government Criminal Proceedings database is for the financial year 2015-16. There was 1 conviction in 2015-16 for an offence under Section 94 (3A) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 which received a fine. Our data does not contain information relating to medical conditions.

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Contact

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Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG

Published:
29 Jun 2017
Non-disclosure of medical issues to the DVLA: FOI release