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Document What are the current optical voucher values?

Below are the optical voucher values for England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Your optician will advise, based on the strength of your optical prescription, which voucher you are entitled to receive.

Single vision
  • Voucher A - £39.10
  • Voucher B - £59.30
  • Voucher C - £86.90
  • Voucher D - £196.00
Bifocal / varifocal vouchers
  • Voucher E - £67.50
  • Voucher F - £85.60
  • Voucher G - £111.20
  • Voucher H - £215.50
Hospital eye service vouchers
  • Voucher I -  £200.80
  • Voucher J - £57.00 per lens per lens
Complex vouchers
  • Single vision - £14.60
  • Bifocal - £37.40
You can be prescribed one optical voucher for bifocals or varifocals, or two single optical vouchers to cover a pair of reading glasses and a pair of distance glasses. You should discuss which of these options is appropriate for you with your optician.

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