Whether you’re interested in starting to wear contact lenses, or want to know more about the latest research and developments in contact lens products, the BCLA website provides up-to-date independent guidance.
In this section, you will find everything you need to know about contact lens wear and care, including types of lenses, how to avoid infections, do’s and don't’s of contact lens wear, and contact lenses and sport.
Your contact lens practitioner can provide you with more information on what contact lenses can do for you, and the best lens type to suit your individual needs. Use our 'Find a contact lens practitioner' tool to locate your nearest BCLA member practitioner.
Please note: The BCLA can only provide general information that is not intended to be a substitute for a proper professional care and advice. If you have a specific question about your eyes or contact lenses, we recommend that you consult an eye care professional. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information on this site, the BCLA will not accept liability for any loss or damage or inconvenience arising as a consequence of any information on this website.