The College of Optometrists

Regulation

A318
Unregistered persons must not sell prescription spectacles to children aged under 16 and patients who are registered as sight impaired or severely sight impaired, unless the sale is supervised by a registered practitioner116 (refer to COVID-19 guidance). See sections on Supervising the sale and supply of spectacles and Working with colleagues

References

116 Opticians Act 1989 s27(1)(b)  [Accessed 19 Nov 2020]

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