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Amendments to the Schedules to the Optical Regulations

3.—(1) Schedules 1 to 3 of the Optical Regulations are amended in accordance with the following provisions of this regulation.

(2) In Schedule 1 (voucher letter codes and face values-supply and replacement) in column (3) of the table (face value of voucher), for each amount specified in column (1) of the table below substitute the amount specified in relation to it in column (2) of the table below:

(1)(2)
Old amountNew amount
£34.60£35.50
£52.60£54.00
£76.90£79.00
£173.70£178.40
£59.80£61.40
£76.00£78.10
£98.50£101.20
£190.90£196.10
£177.90£182.70.
£50.50£51.90

(3) In Schedule 2 (prisms, tints, photochromic lenses, small and special glasses and complex appliances)—

(a)in paragraph 1(1)(a), for “£11.30” substitute “£11.60”;

(b)in paragraph (1)(1)(b), for “£13.50” substitute “£13.90”;

(c)in paragraph 1(1)(c), for “£3.80” substitute “£3.90”;

(d)in paragraph 1(1)(d), for “£4.30” substitute “£4.40”;

(e)in paragraph 1(1)(e), for “£57.00”, “£50.50” and “£27.30” substitute “£58.50”, “£51.90” and “£28.00” respectively;

(f)in paragraph 1(1)(g), for “£57.00” substitute “£58.50”;

(g)in paragraph 2(a), for “£13.00” substitute “£13.40”; and

(h)in paragraph 2(b), for “£33.00” substitute “£33.90”.

(4) For Schedule 3 (voucher values-repair), substitute the Schedule 3 set out in the Schedule to these Regulations.