631. Annual reports, statistical reports and strategic plans.

The General Optical Council1 must publish, by such date in each year as the Privy Council2 must specify:

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    (1)     a report on the exercise of its functions which includes a description of the arrangements that the Council has put in place to ensure that it adheres to good practice in relation to equality and diversity3;

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    (2)     a statistical report which indicates the efficiency and effectiveness of, and which includes a description of, the arrangements which the Council has put in place to protect members of the public from registrants