Special Driver’s Licence renewal conditions may apply in your state for senior drivers (depending on the state) and those with certain medical conditions. Special requirements may occur at the age of 70 or 80 according to the state. Victoria and Northern Territory do not have any special conditions for age, but certain medical conditions may have to be declared. This applies in all states regardless of age.
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For more about the requirement of senior drivers and those with specified medical conditions, the following links for each state can be used.
Senior drivers in Western Australia
Seniors over 80 to 84
Seniors over 85
Senior drivers in
South Australia Assessments are required after the age of 70.
Assessments are required after the age of 70.
Seniors in ACT: On reaching 75 years of age, drivers must provide an annual medical certificate signed by their doctor or a Medibank Health Solutions Medical Officer to confirm that the driver continues to be medically fit to drive.