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Welcome to Hillingdon LOC Website

Hillingdon LOC

Hillingdon LOC is the official organisation which represents Optometrists and Opticians within Hillingdon borough.

This website provides information concerning eye care services within Hillingdon.

If you have any specific questions concerning your eyes / eyecare, please contact your Local Optician. You will find a list of Opticians in Hillingdon here.

Housebound individuals can request a ‘home-visit’ by an Optometrist who will examine their eyes as well as dispense spectacles,  visual aids or dry eye products in their own home.

If you are a member of the LOC and would like access to the members area, please request access here.

Any feedback or suggestions regarding this site are welcome, please contact us.

 

Our next meeting:

Annual AGM
Wednesday 27th July 2022
18:30pm
Metro Italia, 34 High Street, Ruislip, HA4 7AN

Hillingdon LOC Latest News

Joint statement guidance for primary eye care services in England 13th July 2021

Joint statement guidance for primary eye care services in England 13th July 2021

19 July 2021

OFNC statement confirms GOS sight test fees increase

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) has said it will increase GOS sight test fees by 1.9% from April 2021. The GOS CET allowances and pre-registration supervision grants will also rise by the same percentage. The fees for GOS sight tests in England were last increased in April 2015 by 1%. For more …

21 April 2021

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LOCSU Latest News

Meet The Team: Danielle Ellis, Optical Lead

“It was a surreal experience” Danielle says as she reflects on the pandemic, quickly adding “but a professionally rewarding one”.

16 August 2022

Case Study: Access to FP10s for Optometrists with an independent prescribing qualification

LOCSU has published a case study which reviews the access independent prescribing (IP) optometrists working in urgent eyecare have to FP10 prescribing pads.

15 August 2022

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Our next meeting:

Annual AGM
Wednesday 27th July 2022
18:30pm
Metro Italia, 34 High Street, Ruislip, HA4 7AN

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