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I'm going to Poland for medical treatment. I'm a HGV driver in UK Do I have to undergo isolation after returning to the UK

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The exemption applies to "Drivers of goods vehicles" - unless you arrive back actually at the wheel then my reading would be you are an everyday traveller who happens to hold an HGV Licence. I dont think you can claim the exemption - but that's just my feeling?

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Will you be driving your vehicle to the UK with goods to transport?

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The UK website says specifically:

"You will need to show that your travel is part of your job, for example a letter from your employer, a consignment note or your operator’s licence."

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-travellers-exempt-from-uk-border-rules/coronavirus-covid-19-travellers-exempt-from-uk-border-rules

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https://www.topdoctors.co.uk/medical-dictionary/pilonidal-sinus

is this what you have? commonly known as trucker's bum.

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But i am going for a medical treatment,not for work reasons.

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Then if you are not going for work purposes, your HGV job won't be of any advantage to you.

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>>i am going for a medical treatment,not for work reasons.<<

Then you are subject to the same rules as everyone else. Which means a negative covid test and quarantine on arrival. All the rules are explained here:

https://www.gov.uk/uk-border-control

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