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are you in a private health fund?

ALL Health Funds are welcome at Eyelines.

Eyelines accepts the top rebate for all  private health insurance members with optical cover such as, Medibank Private, Bupa and St.LukesHealth, as full payment for “Everyday” frames and “Standard” lenses.  This means that if you are in a private health insurance fund and have ancillary cover which includes optical, you can purchase glasses with low or no out of pocket expenses by choosing a frame and lenses from our “Everyday” range.

If you are in a private health fund purchasing outside of the “Everyday” range you are entitled to a discount off the full retail prices as well as being allowed to claim the maximum rebate for each item.  In most cases there will be a “gap payment” required.

Customers from any health fund may be eligible for a rebate from their health fund and we can assist in claiming this directly through the HICAPS system.

What does Private Health Insurance cover?

Ancillary benefit tables cover frames, lenses and contact lenses.  Usually there is an annual limit per person and with the use of HICAPS in all Eyelines stores it allows staff electronically process a claim for our patients on the spot, leaving only the “gap” to be paid ( if any).

If you are not sure whether your level of cover has ancillary, you can check this by –

  • Checking your health fund card – most funds state the cover
    (Eg – it will say Hospital and Extra’s or Ancillary)
  • Contact your health fund provider, if necessary this can be done in the store on your request by swiping your health fund card through HICAPS to get a “quote”


Remember all Health Funds are welcome at Eyelines.

5 Reasons To Use It!

1: A spare pair of glasses

Do yourself a favour – a spare pair of glasses is a must have! Keep at work, or in the car, even on the bedside table anywhere that is convenient!

2: New Frames

The easiest way to update your look is with a new pair of fashion frames. Styles have changed and so have frame materials. Come in and chat to our friendly staff about styles that suit your face, your lifestyle and your pocket!

3: Prescription sunglasses

No more squinting! Protect your eyes AND see clearer.

4: Contact lenses

Have you ever tried contact lenses? Enjoy the comfort and freedom these lenses can offer. Now may be a great time to change!

5: Update your lenses

Lens technology has come a LONG way. Special coatings and materials mean you can enjoy the benefits of improved vision. Eyelines is proud suppliers of quality ZEISS lenses.

Are you on the computer often? Do you find night vision difficult while driving? Do you feel your lenses are too heavy? Then call in to Eyelines and ask about the latest lens technology for your needs.

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