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Passenger Transport (General) Regulation 2017
Current version for 21 December 2018 to date (accessed 6 December 2019 at 19:20)
Part 4 Clause 47
47   Medical condition of drivers
(1)  On attaining the age of 60 years and from then on at intervals of 12 months, the driver of a public passenger vehicle must, at the driver’s own expense, furnish RMS with a certificate from a medical practitioner containing the medical practitioner’s assessment, in accordance with any requirements of RMS, of the driver’s medical condition.
Maximum penalty: 10 penalty units.
(2)  RMS may, by notice in writing, require a driver of a public passenger vehicle to attend a medical practitioner specified in the notice, by a date specified in the notice, for the purposes of undergoing a medical fitness examination.
(3)  The driver of a public passenger vehicle must (in so far as the driver is capable of doing so) furnish RMS, within 48 hours after any change in the physical or mental condition of the driver of which the driver is aware that may affect the driver’s ability to drive public passenger vehicles safely, with written details of the change.
Maximum penalty: 10 penalty units.