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Vision (Spectacles)

The Vision (Spectacles) category covers the following:

  • Provision of the children’s spectacle subsidy for eligible children aged 15 and under.

The subsidy can be claimed for:

  • eye examinations

  • spectacles (frames and lenses)

  • eye patches

  • repairs.

Who is eligible?

The following health professionals can apply for accreditation:

  • optometrists

  • ophthalmologists.

What are the accreditation requirements?

You will need to:

When does this accreditation expire?

This accreditation does not expire. But you must keep up to date with all Whaikaha – Ministry of Disabled People accreditation changes.