ACLM Contact Lens Year Book Online


The ACLM Contact Lens Year Book is one the BCLA's best-received member benefits. We pleased to advise that this resource is now available online for all our UK based members. This resource is greatly valued by optometrists, contact lens opticians and all those working in the field of the ocular surface and the anterior eye.

The Year Book online will be as up-to-date as possible – the product listings will be updated throughout the year to ensure you have access to the latest information at all times.

Online access is inclusive of BCLA membership for the following membership categories (UK Based only):

- Full BCLA membership (including Annual Direct Debits & Quarterly Direct Debits*)
- Retired BCLA membership (including Retired Annual Direct Debits)
- Online Affiliate membership
- Newly Qualified membership
- Pre-reg Student membership

*Discontinued membership, only honoured to those members who have been subscribed to this pre October 2015.

How to get online access to the ACLM?

If you were an active member of the BCLA on or before 13 March 2020, your one-time access code would have been emailed to you. This is a one-time use code. You will be prompted to set a memorable password when you first log in. If you did not have the email, please email requesting your one-time access code.

If you joined after 13 March 2020, and fall into one of the above membership categories (UK based) please email to request your one-time access code.

Full instructions below on how to access the Year Book online with your one-time access code:

1. Go to**
2. Scroll down to the middle of the ACLM home page and click on the link named ‘Register with access code’. Thereafter, the registration process itself should be self-explanatory

The code will only work once, so take care entering the numbers. Make sure you only register once, and only using the One Time Access Code which is proof of your BCLA membership.
You will be able to change your log in access code to something more memorable for future logins.

You will be able to access the ACLM Year Book online as long as you are a valid BCLA membership. If you cancel or allow your membership to lapse, your access to the Year Book online will also become void.

** By clicking on you will be directed to a 3rd party website. 

Go digital and help reduce the impact on the environment

We take our environmental responsibilities seriously and would urge you to please let us know if you would rather not receive a printed copy of this year’s edition. As an organisation we are continually striving to reduce our carbon footprint, and by limiting our distribution of printed copies you will be helping us minimise our environmental impact.

The online version of the ACLM yearbook is updated on a regular basis by manufacturers to ensure it's relevant and is proving an invaluable digital resource for many eye care professionals.

If you wish to opt out from receiving a printed version of the ACLM Year Book, click on the link below before April, 6. If you still wish to continue to receive the printed version - you do not need to do anything.