Lobbying

We have developed a guide for members to help you raise awareness of the optical issues you care about, and the profile of optometry. The guide contains three sections outlining different ways to interact with your local representatives.

Introduction

Our guide to lobbying your MP and raising the profile of optometry

In practice: visits and eye health events

Raising awareness about the role of optometry and good eye health

Writing to your MP

We have provided a series of template emails to help get you started

Parliamentary debates

How we raise awareness with MP's on issues in optometry