Free glasses for kids

Free glasses for kids

If you are a holder of a valid Community Services Card, you can get funding towards the cost of your child’s glasses and eye test through the Enable Subsidy, provided they are 15 years or under.

You can view further information about this subsidy or pop into your local Specsavers with your valid Community Services Card and our knowledgeable staff will be happy to help.

Available offers for kids

Free eye test

Comprehensive eye tests are free, valued at $60. We include an OCT advanced 3D eye scan as part of every comprehensive eye test, at no extra charge.

2 complete pairs

Kids can get 2 pairs of single vision glasses from $169.

Free eye test

Applies to comprehensive eye tests only, valued at $60. Excludes contact lens examinations and visual field checks. Limited to one per child every year. A valid Community Services Card must be presented at time of purchase.


Free glasses

Free glasses applies to children 15 years old or younger, who meet the Ministry of Health’s eligibility criteria and clinical guidelines as set out in the Children’s Spectacle Subsidy. Free glasses applies to: two pairs of glasses from the $169 range and includes standard single vision lenses; or a single pair of progressive /bifocals glasses from the $169 range. Other frames and lenses are available and may incur an out of pocket cost. Lens options are not included. Excludes reglazes. Available in-store only. A valid Community Services Card must be presented at time of purchase. You can only claim the spectacle subsidy annually from the date of your child’s last eye test.Enable New Zealand administers the children’s spectacle subsidy for the Ministry of Health


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