Policy Document

Since January 15, 2015, Canadian Armed Forces and eligible foreign military members have the choice to acquire frame(s) and lenses from a provider of choice.
Notice announcing that there will no longer be a dollar amount limit on certain items.
Heath Canada Letter re: NIHB Program 2015 FR
Heath Canada Letter re: NIHB Program 2015 EN
Better Vision for Seniors
CAO National Vision Strategy
The Council of the Canadian Association of Optometrists (CAO) initiated a strategic planning process in the spring of 2013 following the hiring of a new Executive Director.
Submission to Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation December 2014
CAO Response to Oct 18 regulations Final December 2014
Incident Report Analysis Spring 2014