The NHS, together with Style and Vision, will cover the full cost of an eye test for anyone who qualifies. In some cases, the NHS will also give an optical voucher towards the cost of glasses or contact lenses. All our customers receive the same level of care, attention, advice and follow-up services, regardless of whether their eye test is NHS-funded or not.

 

Who qualifies for an NHS eye test?

 

  • Over 60s
  • People with diabetes or glaucoma
  • People over 40 with immediate family history of glaucoma
  • Those registered blind or partially sighted
  • Those from the list below

 

Who qualifies for NHS spectacle vouchers?

 

Children under 16

Full time students under 19

Those receiving income based benefits, i.e. Income support, Working family tax credit, Income based job seekers allowance and Pension credit guarantee credit.

Those holding form HC2/3

Complex lenses (partial help)