Description

The Victorian Eyecare Service (VES) provides low-cost eye care to people who hold a Pensioner Concession Card or who have held a Health Care Card for six months or more, and to their dependants under 18 years of age. The VES is available across Victoria through a large network of participating optometrists and ophthalmologists.

Services provided

  • Eye care services
  • Low-cost visual aids

Eligibility

Available to permanent residents of Victoria who hold a Pensioner Concession Card or have held a Health Care Card for at least six months.

How to access

Call 1300 303 125.

Visit Australian College of Optometry - Eye Care Services.

The National Relay Service (NRS) is available to help callers with a hearing or speech impairment. For:

The Translating and Interpreting Service (TIS National) is available (24 hours, 7 days) for callers who speak other languages. Call 131 450.

Costs

Concession card holders can access the VES at a reduced cost. Contact the clinic before you attend if you would like more information about cost.

Calls are charged at the cost of a local call.