Did you know you can get a free eye check at many national branches? You can also get free regular checks on the NHS if you meet certain eligibility requirements.


Boots are offering free eye tests until the 30th of September. Just download a voucher and book an appointment.


Specsavers are also offering free checks until the 13th of October. Find out where your local Specsavers is to download your voucher.


The NHS offers free eye checks if you meet their criteria.

You could be eligible for a free check if you:

  • are under 16
  • are 16, 17 or 18 and in full-time education
  • are 60 or over
  • are registered as partially sighted or blind
  • get Income Support

There’s a lot more criteria on the website, so be sure to check it out.

Published on 25 Sep, 2018 (updated 29 Apr, 2024)

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