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Welcome to the Calderdale & Kirklees Local Optical Committee home page.

The next LOC Committee meeting will be 11/03/23 at 6.00PM to be held Virtually

If you are a member of the general  public and you are looking for an optometric practice to help you deal with a recent onset eye problem please see across for a list of PEARS participating practice who may be able to help you. Please DO NOT ATTENDED A&E unless it is a final resort. Our optometrists here to help you.

WOPEC - apply for access codes to WOPEC training courses here:

PCSE ONLINE - As the switch to eGOS rolls out these training videos may be of assistance to optometrist and practice staff



LOCs are recognised by the NHS as the representative organisation for optometrists and dispensing opticians delivering ophthalmic services such as sight tests and other eye health services.



Quick  Links

Urgent Referral  Instructions, Information & Portal

Optometrists Seeking Urgent referral details click here:

Patient Seeking Advice

If you have an eye related problem and want to know if a local optometrist can help you click here

Allied health care professionals


For schemes available in the local area or for printable information or flyers requests click here 

Local Enhanced Services Pathways and information:

Forms :

Instruction to Optometrists :

National Eye Care Week:

Click here for support materials:

Locum Resource:

Looking for a Locum Cover?

Locum Looking for a Practice?

List here for Free.

Click here to subscribe to the CK LOC website for access to member only information and to be kept up to date about eye healthcare in Huddersfield, North Kirklees and Calderdale, Local Enhanced Serviced and CET events:

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