FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS



Do I need my prescription to buy glasses ? 


Yes, we will need an up to date spectacle prescription. 



Why do I need an eyetest? 


A sight test is a vital health check for your eyes that can pick up early signs of eye conditions before you're aware of any symptoms – many of which can be treated if found early enough. 



Do you offer eyetests ? 


Spex Lab Direct is a spectacle shop with an on-site lab focusing on providing affordable eyewear and unfortunately at this moment of time, we do not offer sightests. 



What lenses are available ? 


We offer a wide range of all types of optical lenses like single vision, bifocal, varifocal with various coatings like hard coating or anti-reflective. For more information on lenses we can supply, see Lens Options 



Can NHS Optical vouchers be used ? 


Yes, Spex Lab Direct accepts NHS Optical Vourchers - for more information see NHS Optical Vouchers



How long will it take for my glasses to be ready ? 


With a lab on site we pride ourselves with a quick and reliable service, this will depend on factors like type of lens and your prescription. We will always try to advise you on accurate timing at the time of your visit.