- Competency in Optometry Examination
- Cultural Safety Training for Optometrists Online Training Program
- Application Forms
- Application and Examination Fees
- Competence in Ocular Therapeutics
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Other Contacts
- Commitment to First Nations Peoples Health
- Concerns & Complaints
For optometrists currently registered in Australia and requiring a skills assessment for migration purposes.
For applicants holding a qualification in listed in Appendix B of the Assessment of Optometrists with Overseas Qualifications Explanatory Notes (see Competency in Optometry Examination - OCANZ).
For applicants NOT holding a qualification in listed in Appendix B of the Assessment of Optometrists with Overseas Qualifications Explanatory Notes (see Competency in Optometry Examination - OCANZ).
Authority to Act
If you want someone such as a family member or other agent to deal with OCANZ on your behalf, you will need to indicate this by completing OCANZ’s Authority to Act form
For information on fees go to Examination Fees
Electronic applications by email are accepted (refer to forms for further information). The application form must be accompanied by ORIGINAL documentation and attached electronically as individual 600dpi colour scans. All applications must be emailed directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
Should OCANZ conclude that you are ineligible due to insufficient documentation, you will be given the opportunity to provide further information, however an additional fee will apply.