The Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, sets out the:
The Opticianry Act, 1991, sets out the:
The Board of the College of Opticians of Ontario is currently composed of:
Eight Elected Members
Elected members of the Board are Registrants of the College of Opticians of Ontario; elected by their peers to positions on the Board in accordance with the by-laws.
Six Public Members
Public members of the Board are appointed by the Government of Ontario.
Opticians in Ontario support self-regulation by:
Members of the Board make decisions that further the College’s mandate to regulate and improve the practice of Opticianry in the public interest. The professional members of the Board bring expertise about the practice of Opticianry and an understanding of today’s realities to their decision-making. They reflect each optician’s commitment to the public’s right to safe, ethical, and competent care.
The College Board:
Meetings of the College Board are open to the public and provide a forum for discussion of a wide range of issues affecting the governing of the profession.
To view the upcoming meetings, click here.
To view the past meetings, click here.