BOARD FUNCTION: The Board of Examiners in Optometry (hereafter designated "the Board") regulates the practice of optometry. The Board licenses qualified applicants; develops rules and regulations, ensures that applicants meet minimum education, training and experience requirements for licensure, conducts disciplinary hearings and imposes disciplinary sanctions, when necessary. (24 Del. C., Chapter 21, § 2100-2121)
FREQUENCY OF MEETINGS: The Board shall hold a regularly scheduled meeting at least once each quarter or at the request of a majority of the Board members. All meetings are open to the public and are held in the second floor conference room of the Cannon Building, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, Dover, Delaware.
To assure consideration of your license application at the next meeting, the Board office must receive all of these items no later than 4:30 PM ten full working days before the meeting date:
- Completed, signed and notarized application form
- Fee payment, and
- All required supporting documentation (see “License Requirements” on the menu to your left).