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Pleasure vessel operator (HKD 160) 
Local Vessel(coxswain)(HKD 240) 
"Eyesight Test Certificate"

Seafarer's eyesight test

"SEAFARERS EYESIGHT TESTING" : eyesight test certificate:pleasure vessel operator / local vessel (coxswain)


Our center provides seafarers eyesight testing and signing eyesight test certificate for pleasure vessel operator and local vessel (coxswain).

According to the regulations of Marine Department, ship operators must pass vision test and obtain or renew a seafarer’s license with the "Eyesight Test Certificate". The eyesight test includes distant, intermediate and near-distance vision acuity, color vision tests, etc. If you have the habit of wearing glasses when traveling on a boat, please bring the glasses together for testing.

The "Eye Test Certificate" is valid for two years, and it can only be signed by a registered optometrist (Part I or Part II) or a registered medical practitioner. Optometrist examines and evaluates the eyesight of the pleasure vessel operator according to the vision standards in the "Eyesight Test Certificate — Pleasure Vessel Operator" issued by Marine Department. For local vessel (coxswain), the seafarer will be tested and evaluated according to the vision standards in the "Eyesight Test Certificate — Local Vessel (Coxswain)" issued by Marine Department.


Local vessel(coxswain)eyesight test certificate:

English Version:

Chinese version:

Pleasure vessel eyesight test certificate:

English Version:

Chinese Version:

Check visual acuity or ophthalmologist o

Visual acuity testing

1. Vision test (distant, intermediate, near)

The vision of the vessel operators and coxswains must meet specific standards, including distant vision (whether or not a sight glass is required), intermediate vision and near vision tested with both eyes.

2. Diplopia (double images) check

By checking the eye movement and Worth’s 4 dots test, the coordination of the eyes, crossed eyes and other ocular muscle problems can be assessed.

Colour Vision test

3. Ishihara plates colour vision test

4. Visual field screening


5. Myopia control & Orthokeratology


our centre also provide myopic control and orthokeratology service to kids and teenagers on indication.

​6. Progressive spectacle lenses + Multifocal contact lenses

We are well experienced  in progressive spectacle lenses and multifocal contact lenses fitting for management of presbyopia.

7. Specialty contact lens services

In our center, we fit specialty contact lenses, such as rigid gas permeable (RGP) lenses, hybrid lenses and scleral lenses.

​8. Health Care Voucher

Our optometrists are appointed Health Care Service Providers of Health Care Voucher Scheme. Eligible Elderly may use Health Care Voucher for payment of eye examination and eyeglasses fee. For more information, you may contact us by telephone number 21530008 for eye examination booking.

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