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Welcome to the Michigan Board of Optometry website! Our goal is to provide up-to-date information on various topics related to the practice of optometry in Michigan. We hope you find this information helpful and invite you to check out our website often.

** We are no longer accepting paper applications for Optometry Licenses. You can apply online at Our online system provides more efficient services to those applying for an Optometry license. If you are having problems completing the application process, please contact us at 517-241-0199 for assistance and we can help walk you through the process. Should you have further questions, please contact our Licensing Support Team at

In an effort to reduce the use of paper, effective January 1, 2022, licenses issued or renewed will only be sent electronically unless a paper copy of the license is requested during the application or renewal process.

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Licensing Applications & Forms

**Applications for board approved continuing education are now being processed by the Department through CE Broker.  Please visit to submit your application.

Diagnostic Pharmaceutical Agents Training Form

Management and Emergency Plan

Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agents Training Form

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