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Board Meetings

The Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Board plans to hold five meetings in Wellington in 2019.

Meetings will be held on the following dates:

  • 15 February
  • 3 May
  • 5 July
  • 6 September
  • 8 November

Teleconferences for urgent business and committee work may be held throughout the year.

Meeting summaries

The Board is a statutory body constituted under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 (the Act) to maintain the health and safety of members of the public by providing mechanisms to ensure that health practitioners are competent and fit to practise. The Board endeavours to keep its stakeholders up to date with key decisions.

To read a summary of key decisions made at Board meetings, please click on the link below for the relevant meeting date.  Links will only appear for meetings that have taken place already and where a summary is now available.

NB: Decisions relating to individual practitioners discussed at Board meetings are confidential between the Board and the practitioner under the Privacy Act 1993 and are therefore not included or referenced.


Click here for the February 2018 Meeting Summary

Click here for the May 2018 Meeting Summary

Click here for the August 2018 Meeting Summary

Click here for the November 2018 Meeting Summary


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