Optometry service fees effective from 1 July 2018

WorkSafe will pay up to a maximum amount for the following categories of the service.

Item number Service description Maximum payment rate
OP600 Initial Consultation $87.93
OP602 Standard Consultation $44.47
OP603 Spectacles/Frames provided by an Optometrist $323.88
OP604 Single Lens provided by an Optometrist $172.34
OP605 Bi-Focal Lens provided by an Optometrist $260.83
OP606 Multi-Focal Lens provided by an Optometrist $347.87
OP607 Contact Lens (Soft) provided by an Optometrist $323.88
OP608 Contact Lens (Hard) provided by an Optometrist $260.12

GST

Maximum fees listed in this fee schedule are exclusive of GST. If GST is applicable, WorkSafe Victoria will pay the GST component in addition to the maximum fee. Providers should provide a tax invoice where amounts are subject to GST. For queries regarding whether the services you provide to an injured worker are taxable (that is, subject to GST) please contact the Australian Taxation Office and/or your tax advisor.

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