General ophthalmic service fees and voucher values from April 2017

Details of NHS general ophthalmic fees and optical voucher values for financial year 2017 to 2018.



These documents provide details on:

  • the NHS sight test fee and NHS domiciliary fees from 1 April 2017
  • optical voucher values from 1 April 2017
  • hospital eye service charges from 1 April 2017
  • continuing education and training payment for 2016, payable in 2017
  • the General Ophthalmic Services (continuing education and training allowances) Payments Directions 2017
  • grants payable to supervisors of pre-registration trainees from 1 April 2017

The guidance is intended for all staff dealing with general ophthalmic services, the hospital eye service, optometrists and ophthalmic medical practitioners.

Published 30 March 2017