nib Eye Care Centres
We have a vision for our members to take care of their eyesight. That’s why we have nib Eye Care Centres~ available across Australia to help you keep your eyes healthy for less.
100% back^ on complete glasses
When you visit an nib Eye Care Centre or shop online you can claim 100% back^ on a range of complete single vision prescription glasses - that means you could get trendy new glasses with no out of pocket expenses.
100% back* on selected contact lenses
When it comes to contact lenses, you know exactly what you need, and how much they should cost. With nib Eye Care, you can purchase from a range of contact lenses online and could get 100% of the cost back* with your nib health cover.
20% storewide discount†
If you’re an nib member with Extras cover, you can get a 20% storewide discount† at any nib Eye Care Centre. The 20% discount is redeemable on all full-priced prescription glasses, contact lenses and sunglasses.
Bulk billed eye testing
nib Eye Care Centres offer bulk billed eye tests# by experienced optometrists. They also provide contact lens fitting appointments for those patients who prefer contact lenses to glasses.
There are a number of nib Eye Care Centres across Sydney, Newcastle, Melbourne, Brisbane and Canberra.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: What glasses can I claim 100% back on?
A: There are 3 ranges of complete single vision glasses in store where you can claim 100% back. The range you can choose from depends on your level of nib health cover. The higher the level of your cover, the wider the range of glasses you can choose from.
Make sure you check your annual limits for Optical through Online Services or the App before you check out the range available.
Q: What contact lenses can I claim 100% back on?
A: This offer applies to our Prevue Platinum Sphere and CooperVision Avaira Sphere range. Of course, should you prefer an alternative brand, you’ll still get up to 75% back, depending on your level of cover.
Postage is included on our 100% back range, and capped at $10 for all other brands. Make sure you check your annual limits for Optical through Online Services before you check out the range available.
Can’t find an Eye Care Centre near you?
If you can’t find an nib Eye Care Centre near you, you can also visit an optometrist from our First Choice network who have agreed to provide lower-cost services, all because you’re an nib member.
†Bulk-billed eye examinations are subject to Medicare eligibility.
^100% back on complete single vision glasses: includes complete single vision lenses and frames from a select range only. The range depends on your level of health cover. Stock and brands are subject to availability and may vary from store to store. Contact lenses, prescription sunglasses, safety glasses, tinting, coating or hardening of lenses are excluded. Not available in conjunction with any other offer or discount, unless specified. You cannot pay the difference between the ‘100% back’ range of glasses and another product. To claim 100% back you will need Extras cover, to have served optical waiting periods and to have sufficient optical annual limits remaining. Offer available to members of nib and health insurance brands underwritten by nib.
*100% back on contact lenses: is limited to a select range of contact lenses and a minimum of 6 months’ supply. Select range available, view here or ask in-store. Must be purchased as one complete package. You cannot pay the difference between the '100% back' range of contact lenses and another product. To claim 100% back you will need Extras cover, to have served optical waiting periods and to have sufficient optical annual limits remaining. Offer available to members of nib and health insurance brands underwritten by nib.
#20% store-wide discount: Valid on all full price prescription glasses, sunglasses and contact lenses at nib Eye Care Centres and is not available in conjunction with any other offer. Offer available to members of nib and health insurance brands underwritten by nib.
nib Eye Care Centres are owned and operated by The Optical Company (NSW) Pty Ltd ABN 32 153 741 970. The nib Eye Care Centre trademark is owned by nib health funds ABN 83 000 124 381 and is used under license by The Optical Company.