The New Zealand Association of Optometrists (NZAO) is committed to high quality eye health care for all New Zealanders. Optometrist members of the NZAO are bound by professional ethics and clinical guidelines to provide the highest standards of eye health and vision care.

COVID-19: During alert level 4 some optometry practices are providing essential services for acute and emergency optometry only.

Please contact your usual optometrist in the first instance or you can find an optometrist in your area by clicking on the Locate an Optometrist option below and inserting your location in the search bar – optometrists in that vicinity will be displayed.

If you are looking for information on an eye condition search the NZAO site, or look at the images below to see if anything looks familiar.For further information on that eye condition, click on the image, and remember to book in with your local NZAO optometrist for a comprehensive eye exam.





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Pictures above sourced courtesy: National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health.