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GOS guidance and regulatory advice which applies to optometrists and dispensing opticians across the UK

Common regulation questions

Our clinical and regulatory team deal with your most frequent queries

GDPR advice

Information and advice on data protection and the 2018 General Data Protection Regulation

Defining illegal practice

Understanding the definition of illegal practice within the optical sector

Hospital supply of contact lenses

Clinical guidance on the supply of contact lenses for hospital optometrists and ophthalmologists

Legislation and regulation resources

Links to critical pieces of legislation and regulation affecting the optical profession

Medical devices

Read our advice on medical devices used in clinical practice

Sale and supply

The latest on restricted groups, supervision, low vision aids and contact lens supply

Spectacle sales from display

Simple, practical steps to meet Trading Standards regulations

Voucher values and fees

Vouchers, supplements, tints and repair values across the UK