Welcome to Rotherham & Barnsley LOC

Rotherham & Barnsley LOC

Rotherham & Barnsley LOC represents the interests of local optical practitioners, contractors and performers. It provides advice and support on any matter concerning the NHS optical contract (and terms of service), on locally agreed enhanced services and on developments such as clinical governance. It also acts as a source of information for enquiries from members of the public.



Rotherham and Barnsley LOC Latest News

2022 meeting dates uploaded

Please see next years meeting dates under the “events” tab.

23 December 2021

Practice Specialities

Please see a new section  “Practice Specialities” under “Practitioner Information”. Please email the LOC email if you would like any information added.

31 October 2021

CET Event: Keratoconus

Upcoming CET event: Keratoconus Date: Tuesday  7th September Time: 7.00pm. Registration:  CET (

17 August 2021

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LOCSU Latest News

Minimising Sight Loss: Overcoming the Obstacles Event

This is an online event on 1st July 2022, held by NHS England and NHS Improvement eye care pathways improvement programme, the National Eye Care Recovery and Transformation Programme (NECRTP).

13 May 2022

Now Recruiting – Chief Executive, LOCSU

Circa £95,000 pa. London, EC1 (with potential for flexible working).

11 May 2022

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