Join a collegial optometry community of over 1000 optometrists and students across. Australia and New Zealand helping to promote the importance of eye health to the public, whilst enjoying an extensive range of membership benefits.
ACO Members become part of a respected optometry organisation dedicated to improving eye health outcomes for the community. Members gain access to range of benefits including significant discounts on all of our education programs.
A flexible, innovative education program for optometrists across a broad range of clinical areas.
Recognising members who have made a significant contribution to the optometry profession and the community.
Gain knowledge of international best practice or contribute your skills to a disadvantaged community with the aid of an ACO travel grant.
Stay up to date with the ACO and receive bi-monthly membership e-newsletters and other ACO publications.
A specialist collection of books, journal articles and other optometry, ophthalmology and vision science resources from the Nathan Library.
ACO awards recognise outstanding achievements by those in the optometry community.
To join our ACO community please complete the application form and return to the ACO.
As an optometry student, you are a future leader in the field of optometry. Student membership at the ACO gives you the foundation upon which to develop your skills, professional networks and career goals.
Become an NVRI member and help us improve health outcomes in the community through research into vision and its disorders. Your contribution will allow the NVRI to continue its valuable work in preserving sight and preventing blindness. To find out more, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
“ACO membership is an important part of the profession. The ACO’s services, reputation and community services all significantly contribute to the standing of the profession.”