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Driving licence restriction codes

​​Restrictions on your driving licence

If your driving licence has restrictions on it for any reason (for example if you have a medical condition or drive an adapted vehicle), your driving licence will display the restriction codes related to it.

The restriction codes can be found 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 two digits of the cod​e shown. These will correspond to a code below.

Restriction code   Definition of restriction code
01 Sight correction and / or protection
02 Hearing aid / communication aid
03 Prosthesis / 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 / washer, etc)
40 Modified steering
42 Modified rearview mirror(s)
43 Modified driver seat
44 Modifications to motorcycles
45 Motorcycle with side-car only
50 Restricted to specified vehicle / chassis number
51 Restricted to specified vehicle / 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) + trailer (maximum mass more than or equal to 750kg)
77 Restricted to category D vehicle (less than or equal to 16 passenger seats - D1) + 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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