Country (formerly known as Associate) Membership Application
For country membership, organisations must:
- Represent optometrists in a country, or a state with national significance
- Have a written constitution or governing document
- Endorse the WCO Concept of Optometry
- Become a member of its regional organisation within three years of gaining WCO membership.
Our country members include the American Optometric Association (AOA), the Federacion Colombiana de Optometras (FEDOPTO), Canadian Association of Optometrists, the Nigerian Optometric Association (NOA), Japan Optometric Association, the Swedish Optometric Association, and many more.