VAT

The total cost to you of the provision and dispensing of your spectacles or corrective lenses by P M Coleman Optometrists Ltd is combination of;

A contract and charge for professional fees and services
A contract and charge for goods
The total cost is made up as follows;
Cost of spectacle (goods) at % of the total cost, including VAT
Professional fees (services) at % of the total cost of the spectacles
VAT is payable on the goods at the rate of 20%. The professional’s fees are exempt from VAT and therefore attract no VAT. The spilt of is a ration as agreed with HMRC (HM Revenue and Customs) and does not necessarily reflect the actual breakdown of VAT able/exempt fees for a particular individual pair of spectacles.

A fully itemised breakdown will be provided and is shown in full on your quotation/confirmation of your order and receipt.
A minimum deposit of 50% is required before ordering.
Balance of payment must be made on collection of goods.
Collection must be made within thirty days of order complete notification.
Whilst in the interest of transparency we show prices and product costs separately we are primarily providers of clinical and professional services and have a duty of care unlike normal retailers thus we are unable to supply frames or lenses without the attendant professional charges.