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After a hearing

Appeals

A registrant or business has the right to appeal against sanctions imposed upon them by the hearings committee. They must appeal to the High Courts within 28 days of the hearing. If an appeal is dismissed by the courts, any sanctions imposed take effect on the day of dismissal.

Apply for restoration after erasure from the registers

If you have been erased from the registers following a hearing and now wish to rejoin the registers, contact David Reeder, Hearings Manager, at dreeder@optical.org.

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Search our registers

Search our registers

Find a registered individual practitioner or business.

Hearings

Hearings

Information about our upcoming fitness to practise hearings.

Standards of practice

Standards of practice

Our standards of practice explain what is expected of our registrants.  

Our complaints process

Our complaints process

Read about how our complaints process works