706. Insurance requirement.

(7)     Liabilities, Insurance and Offences

706.     Insurance requirement.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the European Qualifications (Health and Social Care Professions) (Amendment etc) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/593, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

A registered optometrist or registered dispensing optician1 who practises as such must have in force in relation to him an indemnity arrangement2 which provides appropriate cover3 for practising as such4 The General Optical Council5 may make rules in connection with the information provided to the registrar6: (1)