These documents provide the following details:
- 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
- grant 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.