Santé Montréal

Driving assesment for older people

Are you over 65 years old?

Have you received a notice from the Société de l’assurance automobile du Québec (SAAQ) asking you to meet with an occupational therapist for an assessment?

Make an appointment now. Call 514-340-3518.

What will happen

There are 2 parts:

  • 1. Test and observation of overall health  
    E.g. strength, mobility, concentration, focus, etc.
  • 2. Road test 
    E.g.: changing lanes, compliance with the Highway Safety Code, etc.

A driving instructor’s car is used for this test.

To access these services

  • You must be over 65 years old
  • You must live in Montréal
  • You must have received a notice from the SAAQ asking you to get assessed by an occupational therapist.

Where to go for your 2 tests

Outpatient clinic office at Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal
4565 Queen-Mary road, Montréal, Québec  H3W 1W5

More information

Tel. : 514 340-3518

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Last Update : 18 September 2020