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NHS Entitlements

NHS Entitlements

Certain groups of people are entitled to a free Sight Test and/or help with glasses, under the National Health Service.. The groups who qualify for this are:

Recipients of:

  • Income support.
  • Jobseekers allowance - Income based only.
  • Pension Credit Guaranteed
  • Income based Employment and Support allowance (not contribution based)
  • An HC2 certificate in your or your partner’s name.
  • NHS tax credit exemptions in your or your partner’s name.
  • Disabled Person’s Tax Credit at the full rate or DPTC reduced by £70 or less

If you are

  • Aged 60 or over
  • Aged under 16
  • Aged 16,17 or 18 and in full time education
  • Registered blind or partially sighted
  • Aged 40 or over and the parent, brother, sister or child of a person with glaucoma
  • Diagnosed with Diabetes or glaucoma; or you’ve been advised by an Ophthalmologist (eye doctor) that you’re at risk of glaucoma
  • A prisoner on leave from prison
  • Eligible for an NHS complex lens voucher

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