658. Visiting dispensing opticians: entitlement to registration.

The following applies to an exempt person1 ('D') who is lawfully established, in a relevant European state2 other than the United Kingdom3 ('state A'), in the profession pursued in the United Kingdom by dispensing opticians4.

If D has the benefit of certain provisions providing him with the right to practise in the United Kingdom5 in connection with the provision by him of services as a dispensing optician in the United Kingdom on a temporary and occasional basis6, he is entitled to be registered in the register of visiting dispensing opticians from relevant European states; and the registrar must give effect