About the GOC

We are the regulator for the optical professions in the UK. Our purpose is to protect the public by promoting high standards of education, performance and conduct amongst opticians. We currently register around 29,000 optometrists, dispensing opticians, student opticians and optical businesses.

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News & Press Releases

News from Council 22 February 2017

News from our 22 February 2017 Council meeting including our Strategic Plan, Consent guidance and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion update

24 February 2017

News from Council 22 February 2017 News from Council 22 February 2017

News from our 22 February 2017 Council meeting including our Strategic Plan, Consent guidance and Equality, Diversity and Inclusion update

24 February 2017

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