Optometrists

Optometrists


REQUIREMENT/DOCUMENT FOR FULL REGISTRATION FOR OPTOMETRISTS

• Completed application for full registration form. • Provisional license registration. • Posting letter.
• NOA membership certificate. • Statement of result. • Completed ‘Optometry Internship Report’ Form.
• Clinic clearance. • School clearance. • NOA state clearance/teller
• NOA national payment/teller • Board Dues – payable through the Remita platform N5000 annually. • Completed ‘Internship Evaluation Form’.

 

NEW BOARD RATES – EFFECTIVE 18TH DECEMBER, 2013

• Letter of good standing N20, 000 • International Certificate Verification $200 • Local Certificate Verification N10,000
• Certified True Copy N5000 • Postage (courier) Depends on Country.

 

OPTOMETRISTS LICENCE FEES

• 1 – 5 years in practice(Post Induction) N5,000 • 6 – 10 years in practice (Post Induction) N7,500 • 11 and Above (Post Induction Experience) N10,000

 

NOTE: Payment after 31st of March attracts 50% surcharge.

 

Interns

REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNSHIP
• Prospective intern must have been inducted into the Profession before proceeding for internship. • Prospective intern must apply for posting from the BOARD to their respective clinics before commencing their internship.
• Their supervisor(s) must be up to date with their License. • The clinic intern intend to carry out their internship must be up to date with the board.
• Interns applying to government owned health centers/hospitals must attach their letter of appointment with their application to the board for posting letter

 

  REQUIREMENT FOR SUPERVISING INTERNS

• The supervisor(s) MUST POSSESS a minimum of 5years post NYSC experience. • The supervisor(s) MUST BE up to date with the board. • The supervisor(s) MUST NOT supervise more than 3-intern at the same time.

 

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Payments to the board should be made through the REMITA platform. Click Below to access the payment Portal