The College of Optometrists

Key points

  • A needs led examination is one where the patient does not need a sight test as defined in law
  • There is no legal restriction on who can conduct a needs led examination
  • You must conduct appropriate tests relevant to the patient’s needs
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This Guidance does not change what you must do under the law.

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