Do I need a referral?

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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