Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Board

Registered health practitioners

Optometrists and dispensing opticians are two of 21 health professions regulated by the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act.  Information on what is involved in regulated health practice, and contact details for the regulatory authority for each health profession are available through this pamphlet.

If you have a complaint about any health care service you have received, regardless of whether the provider is regulated by this legislation, you can complain to the Health and Disability Commissioner, phone 0800 11 22 33.

Contact Us

Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Board

Level 5, 22 Willeston Street,
Wellington 6011
PO Box 9644, Wellington 6141
Tel: +64 4 474 0705, Fax +64 4 474 0709

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