Business

Whether you’re setting up an independent practice or promoting it, our advice helps your business to grow. Find marketing tips, a locum register service and information on business regulation

Setting up a practice

Take the first steps in starting your own independent practice

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Business regulation

A guide to business regulatory standards in the UK

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Body corporate

Does every 'body' need to be GOC registered

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Find a locum, UK-wide national list

Search for locums on our national listing

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Advertise a pre-registration placement

Submit a pre-registration placement on our free nationwide listing

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Closing a practice

There are a number of factors to consider if you decide to close your optical practice

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Guide to hiring a locum

From recruitment to management, optimise your working relationship with locum staff

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Resources for your practice

Access our image library, order patient cards, tailor videos or use our patient leaflets for your practice

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Develop your practice beyond GOS

Thinking of expanding your practice? Follow our simple steps

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