Visiting Optometrists Scheme (VOS) Guidelines for Participating Optometrists.

Infomation about the Visiting Optometrists Scheme fund holder arrangements and the Program Guidelines for the Visiting Optometrists Scheme (2011).

Page last updated: 07 April 2015

The VOS will be moving to jurisdictional fund holder arrangements from the 1 July 2015. The new VOS Guidelines and Service Delivery documents (valid from 1 July 2015) for the new fundholder arrangements provide information on the VOS including the role of fundholders and advice on the VOS programme.

Previous version of the Program Guidelines for the Visiting Optometrists Scheme


  • the Core Visiting Optometrists Scheme element; and
  • the Visiting Optometrists Scheme Expansion for Indigenous Australians element.

More information on the 2011 VOS publication is available in the Program Guidelines for the Visiting Optometrists Scheme (on-line).

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