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The Opticians of Manitoba (OOM) regulates the profession of Opticianry in Manitoba. We set standards of practice to ensure that all Manitobans receive safe and competent care.

By law, all persons who practise as Opticians and Contact Lens Opticians in Manitoba must be registered and licensed members of OOM.

The Opticians of Manitoba received The MPLAN PEARL Award. This Award is given for the Pursuit of Excellence in the Assessment and Recognition of prior ...
OOM is looking for the following: Opticians and public members for Council. Please let us know if you'd like to nominate yourself or someone you know A ...
Bill C-313 receives Royal Assent. Contact lenses considered medical devices!! The full Press Release here (PDF).
Last Year of 3 years (2015-2018) Maintenance Competency Cycle
The last year of this begins on September 1, 2017 and ends on August 31, 2018. If you want to find out how many credits you ...
License of Record
Requests to dispensaries to submit their updated License of Record information will be sent to all dispensaries in January 2018.
2018 License Applications
Deadline for submitting 2018 License Applications is November 1, 2017. A late fee of $200.00 is in effect for applications submitted after the November 1, 2017 ...
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