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Driving licence restriction codes

​​Restrictions on your driving licence

If your driving licence has restrictions they’ll be displayed on your licence as a code. This could be for example, if you have a medical condition or drive an adapted vehicle.

You can find the restriction codes in column 12 on your driving licence.

Restriction codes and what they mean

The list below displays the main restriction codes.

For any restrictions that are not shown in this table, you should refer to the first 2 digits of the code shown. These will correspond to a code below.

Restriction code   Definition of restriction code
01 Sight correction or protection
02 Hearing aid or communication aid
03 Prosthesis or orthosis for the limbs
05 Limited use (driving subject to restrictions for medical reasons)
10 Modified transmission
15 Modified clutch
20 Modified braking systems
25 Modified accelerator systems
30 Modified combined braking and accelerator systems
35 Modified control layouts (light switches, windscreen wiper or washer, or else)
40 Modified steering
42 Modified rearview mirrors
43 Modified driver seat
44 Modifications to motorcycles
45 Motorcycle with side-car only
50 Restricted to specified vehicle or chassis number
51 Restricted to specified vehicle or registration plate
70 Exchange of licence number
71 Duplication of licence number 
72 Restricted to category A vehicle (maximum cylinder capacity 125cc, maximum power 11kw - A1)
73 Restricted to category B vehicle (motor tricycle or quadricycle type - B1)
74 Restricted to category C vehicle (maximum authorised mass less than or equal to 7500kg - C1)
75 Restricted to category D vehicle (not more than 16 seats, excluding the driver's - D1)
76 Restricted to category C vehicle (maximum mass less than or equal to 7500kg - C1) plus trailer (maximum mass more than or equal to 750kg)
77 Restricted to category D vehicle (less than or equal to 16 passenger seats - D1) plus trailer (max mass more than or equal to 750kg)
78 Restricted to vehicles with automatic transmission
101 Not for hire or reward
102 Adapted controls
105 Barber green operator
106 Forklift truck only
107 Including road roller
108 Hand controls only
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