Yes, generally you will need a current referral from your General Practitioner or from an Optometrist.
Referrals are valid for 12 months from a General Practitioner and Optometrist and 3 months from a Specialist.
Glaucoma is regarded as a chronic condition requiring regular supervision so that an indefinite referral is acceptable in this circumstance.
WorkSafe patients sent by their employer do not require a referral.
Civil Aviation examinations do not require a referral.
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