HC Deb 16 June 1992 vol 209 c485W
Mr. Cryer

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport whether the cost of obtaining a medical examination was taken into account in raising the fee for a heavy goods vehicle driving licence; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Kenneth Carlisle

Large goods and passenger-carrying vehicle licence fees are set to recover the administrative costs of licence issue. No account is taken of the cost of obtaining the medical report required by law at initial application for or subsequent renewal of a licence.