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1. Create an account

First, you'll need to create an account to apply for membership. This will allow you to save your application and complete it later, if you should need to. You can also join by post


If you are a student or pre-registration optometrist, please join by downloading and completing our student membership application form

Account details

Complete your log in details
The Title field is required
If you undertake CPD with the AOP or OT, the last name we hold for you must match that held by the GOC.
Your password must contain a combination of seven characters, including alpha numeric, uppercase and at least one character from [email protected]#$&*

GOC details


By clicking on 'Create account and continue', you agree to our membership terms and conditions and are aware of our privacy policy.

Data protection

The data collected will only be used to maintain membership records and, in accordance with our membership terms and conditions, we will only send members information relevant to them on membership, professional practise, products and services. Personal details will be held on computerised and paper-based systems.