Latest Optical News Posts

  • News from Council 15 May 2019
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Council discussed the findings from the Education Strategic Review ESR consultation on draft Education Standards for providers and Learning Outcomes for students and provided clear steers on key elements of the review […]

  • GOC suspends Orpington based dispensing optician
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    The General Optical Council GOC, the UK regulator for optometrists and dispensing opticians, has decided to suspend Olukolajo Kayode, a dispensing optician based in Orpington, from its register for six months […]

  • GOC encourages eligible optical businesses to register
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    The General Optical Council GOC is today encouraging eligible optical businesses to get GOC registered […]

  • GOC registrants demonstrate their continued fitness to practise
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    New figures released by the GOC today show that the vast majority of optical practitioners have maintained their commitment to their profession by meeting their Continuing Education Training CET requirements […]

  • GOC publishes new Standards for Optical Businesses
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    Today the GOC has published its new Standards for Optical Businesses, which will come into effect on 1 October 2019 […]