(Taxi) driver health check

If you’d like to become a (taxi) driver – or already work as one – you must be in possession of a taxi driver’s card. We would be happy to help you obtain (or retain) your card. You will need a certificate of medical fitness for this purpose. To obtain such a certificate, you first need to undergo a (taxi) driver health check. KLM Health Services can help.

When is a (taxi) driver health check necessary?

If you want to become a (taxi) driver, you need to undergo a (taxi) driver health check to obtain your certificate of medical fitness. The certificate is valid for five years and may not be older than four months before applying for a driver’s card. You will receive your certificate of medical fitness after the (taxi) driver health check.

What does a (taxi) driver health check involve?

Various aspects are examined during the health check. For example, your blood pressure is measured and a urine test conducted. Your eyesight is also checked and you get to discuss the questionnaire you completed beforehand with the medical examiner. If necessary, the medical examiner will also perform a physical examination.

More information

We’d be happy to help you if you have any questions about the examination. Don’t hesitate to call us at +31 (0)20 649 43 34 or send us an email. You can submit your details using this form and we’ll contact you as soon as possible.


You’ll find us in The Hague or at Schiphol-East near Amsterdam.