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Cheshire Local Optical Committee

The Committee works on all issues relating to NHS Optometric Services in the county, including GOS sight tests, GOS Regulations and Terms of Service, Clinical Governance and Enhanced Services. The Committee holds its AGM in March; all Contractors and Optometrists practising in the area are encouraged to attend.

In addition, the Committee meet four times a year, if you are interested in attending as an observer, please contact

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Cheshire and Mersey Resilience Hub

Open to Optometry Staff Are you a staff member within the NHS, Social Care or Emergency Services in Cheshire or Merseyside and looking for support?  We’re here to help.  We offer a range of psychological support and well-being opportunities. You can self refer via our website:

4 July 2022

Press release- Cheshire sight loss information survey

PRESS RELEASE – Cheshire Sight Loss Information Survey Please can we ask practices to use this survey to gather information that can be used to provide services to our patients who have sight loss.

27 June 2022

Cheshire LOC Meeting – 8th August 2022

The next meeting of the Cheshire LOC will be held remotely on 8th August 2022 at 7.30pm.

26 June 2022

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Booking Opens for LOCSU’s National Optical Conference 2022

Booking has now opened for this year’s LOCSU National Optical Conference (NOC) in Leeds 10-12 October.

27 July 2022

LOCSU Launches LOC Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Survey

LOCSU is working with Local Optical Committees to assist them in using equality, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) across their committees and as part of their decision-making processes.

27 July 2022

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