Private & NHS eye examinations

You can book either a private or an NHS funded eye examination, if you qualify for one, at our opticians in Newton-le-Willows.

We provide a comprehensive eye examination with our brand new, state-of-the-art equipment. Give us a call to book an appointment with our highly experienced Optometrist who will take care of your eye health and give you the time needed to answer any questions or concerns you might have.

Get tested for new glasses at Roberts Independent Opticians, Newton le Willows.
Do you need glasses? Get an eye test at Roberts Independent Opticians, Newton le Willows.

You qualify for a free eye test if:

  • You’re under 16 or are aged 16, 17 or 18 and in full-time education.
  • You’re 40 or over, and your mother, father, brother, sister, son or daughter has been diagnosed with glaucoma.
  • You’re 60 years old or older.
  • You’re registered as partially sighted or blind.
  • You’ve been diagnosed with diabetes or glaucoma.
  • You’ve been advised by an ophthalmologist that you’re at risk of glaucoma.
  • You’re a prisoner on leave from prison.
  • You’re eligible for an NHS complex lens voucher. 

You also qualify for free glasses if:

  • You get income support.
  • You get an income based Jobseeker’s allowance.
  • You get income based Employment and Support allowance.
  • You get pension credit guarantee credit.
  • You get tax credits and meet the criteria.
  • You have a low income and are named on a valid NHS HC2 certificate.