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FOR ALL REGISTERED PRACTITIONER

APPLICATION

A registered person shall immediately apply to the Registrar of the Optometrists & Opticians Board (OOB), to duplicate a Registration Certificate (RC) or Practising Certificate (PC) under the following conditions:

    i.    A RC/PC has been lost

    ii.    A RC/PC has been destroyed

    iii.    A RC/PC has been defaced

    iv.    A RC/PC has been obliterated

    v.     Or when any particulars on the RC/PC is illegible

In the case of RC/PC which has been defaced or obliterated, the application shall be accompanied by the following supporting documents and prescribed fee:

    a. The original defaced or obliterated RC/PC.

    b. Application form for duplication of RC/PC.

    c. A non-refundable replacement fee of $50

In the case of RC/PC which has been lost or destroyed, application shall be accompanied by the following supporting documents and prescribed fee:

    a. An original copy of the duly signed and stamped statutory declaration* by Commissioner of Oath.

    b. Application form for duplication of RC/PC.

    c. A non-refundable replacement fee of $50

Please download and print out the Statutory Declaration Form and complete the form when making the declaration at the Supereme Court.

Statutory Declaration can be made at the Supreme Court. Please visit the Supreme Court's website for procedures in making the statutory declaration.

Please upload a copy of your Statutory Declaration as part of your supporting documents. Please keep the original copy and surrender it to the Board during the collection of your new RC/PC.

Each application is restricted to duplicate one certificate only. Please submit separate applications if you are replacing more than one certificate.

Please click here to apply for Reprint of RC/PC.

OUTCOME OF APPLICATION

The processing time for each application is approximately fourteen working days. The Board will schedule an appointment for you to surrender your original Statutory Declaration and to collect your new RC and/or PC. You will receive an official letter from the Board.

Please note that where any original RC/PC is found after any duplicate thereof is issued, the holder of the certificate shall immediately return the duplicate to the Registrar for cancellation.

All information declared in this form is true and accurate. In addition, legal actions may be taken against you in the case of false declaration.

Please note that incomplete application will not be processed.

Last Updated :  07 Mar 2016 10:26