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Registration forms

You can download some registration forms from this page, all other forms are available on their relevant pages as listed below. 

All documents are in pdf format. 

Registration forms

Applications to join the dispensing optician or optometrist registers

You can complete our fully qualified registration application process here.

The low income form can be found here

Applications to join the student dispensing optician or student optometrist register

You can complete our student registration process here. Any applications received for courses starting from September 2018 will be cancelled. 

Applications to join the body corporate register

Acrobat Reader icon Application for registration 2018-19 (body corporate)   

Acrobat Reader icon Application for registration or restoration 2018-19 BC 9 2 c

‘Qualification under Section 9(2)(c) of the Opticians Act 1989 form’.This form should only be completed if you are applying under Category C on the body corporate form.

 

Restoration forms

Applications to restore to the dispensing optician or optometrist registers

You can complete our fully qualified restoration application process here.

The low income form can be found here

Applications to restore to the student dispensing optician or student optometrist register

You can complete our student restoration process here. Any applications received for courses starting from September 2018 will be cancelled.      

Acrobat Reader icon Application for restoration 2018-19 (body corporate)     
If you require a restoration form to restore your specialty only to the register please contact registration@optical.org          

Transfer form

 You can complete our student transfer form here.         

Specialty forms

 You can complete our entry of a specialty form here.

Other forms

Acrobat Reader icon Application for a registrant check - Certificate of Current Professional Status
Acrobat Reader icon Application for a registrant check (Letter of good standing)
Acrobat Reader icon Application for a registrant check - Body Corporate (Letter of Good Standing)

Information about our fees can be found here

If you have any queries about your application, contact our registration team on 020 7580 3898 (option 1), Monday-Thursday 09.00-17.00, Fridays 09.00-16.45; or email registration@optical.org.

The information you provide to us, the GOC (as data controller), will be processed and used in line  with our statutory purpose under the Opticians Act in order to maintain our Register and ensure our registrants are fit to practise. For more information regarding how we process your data please see our privacy statement.

 

Content Panels

Search our registers

Search our registers

Find a registered individual practitioner or business.

MyGOC area

MyGOC area

Registrants can update their contact details, log CET points or complete their annual retention.

Registration forms

Registration forms

Download any of our registration forms, including restoration, specialty and student transfer.

About registration

About registration

Read about the importance of checking an optician's registration