Proudly not-for-profit, the ACO provides quality affordable eye care to all patients – young and old. Delivering eyecare for over 50 years, our focus is on the health of your eyes and enhancing your vision.
The ACO is a leader in lifelong learning for optometrists. We offer a comprehensive program of innovative education and professional development that incorporates best practice and advances in the profession.
The ACO is committed to discovery and to leading the advancement of eye health through the National Vision Research Institute (NVRI). The NVRI undertakes internationally recognised research to improve the understanding of vision science and eye care.
ACO members join a collegial optometry community of over 1000 optometrists and students across Australia and New Zealand. Members enjoy an extensive range of membership benefits including discounted access to ACO education and professional development programs.
See Better. Live Better.