It is the responsibility of every registrant of the College to be familiar with the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, the Opticianry Act, 1991, Regulations, Bylaws, and Standards of Practice that govern the profession of Opticianry. The College relies on these publications to govern every individual using the controlled title “Optician”.
As a Registered Optician, you have the following responsibilities:
1. You may perform the controlled act of dispensing prescription eyeglasses, contact lenses and sub-normal vision devices, provided the following conditions are met:
2. Your identification badge must be worn while practicing Opticianry. If you lose your badge, please complete and submit the Document Request Form.
3. If there are changes to your personal information, you must update the College within 30 days of the change.