News and press releases
This is the GOC news releases homepage. Each headline opens the full news story or press release.
News from Council - 11 February 2015
News from our 11 February Council meeting, including updates on our standards review, our budget and business plan for 2015/16 and our illegal practice strategy - press release.
GOC makes appointments
The General Optical Council (GOC) has today announced two new appointees to its advisory committees. The regulator has also announced eight new Hearings Panel Chairs, who will chair fitness to practise and registration appeal hearings - press release
GOC seeking registrants for Hearings Panel
The General Optical Council (GOC) has today launched a campaign to recruit 20 registrants to its Hearings Panel. The regulator is seeking 12 optometrists and eight dispensing opticians to fill the vacancies - press release