Registered Contact Lens Dispenser

The Optometry Board's Licensing Program protects the consumer through the proper registration of Contact Lens Dispensers (CLD). The comprehensive review of an application confirms that registrants have the requisite qualifications for registration.

Prior to filling out the application, please review California Business and Professions Code sections 2560-2564.6 as they pertain to a CLD.

All initial and renewal registrations may be submitted online after registering with BreEZe.

Applications no longer require a notary or a photo. You may complete your online application without these items.

The following fees apply:

  • $150 application fee*
  • $200 registration fee*
  • $200 renewal fee
  • $50 delinquency fee

If you wish to pay your fee(s) with a check, please complete the online application and mail the Application Summary with the check(s) to:

California State Board of Optometry
2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 105
Sacramento, CA 95834

*The application and registration fees must be submitted on separate checks. Checks that combine the fees will be returned to you and delay processing.