Welcome to OEBC

Optometry Examining Board of Canada is a national not-for-profit corporation. Its members are the ten provincial optometry regulators in Canada.

OEBC establishes a psychometrically valid and defensible assessment to establish entry-to-practice competence in optometry in Canada. Its bilingual examinations are developed by the profession, for the profession.

Key Dates & Deadlines

January 3, 2024, 12 noon ET – Registration Opens
January 24, 2024, 12 noon ET – Eligibility Request Deadline
January 31, 2024, 12 noon ET – Registration Closes
February 14, 2024, 12 noon ET – Exam Cancellation Deadline

OEBC Needs You!

Optometrists in Canada perform many roles with OEBC including serving on OEBC’s board of directors and helping to develop and administer the exam.
Optometrists practicing in Canada are invited to complete and send the volunteer application.