Member Fees

Subscription Fees for 2018/2019

Dear Member

Below is the renewal of your member fees for the period 01 October 2018 to 30 September 2019.

If you are paying with an EFT please use your SAOA member number, Surname and Initials as a reference to ensure that we can allocate your payment to the correct customer account.

Members who pay their full subscription fees by 28 February 2019 qualify for a 10 % early bird discount. 

CategoryAnnuallyMonthly Instalment 
Full Practising Member R5,630.00 R 469.17 Insurance included
1st year Employed public (New) R1,500.00 R 125.00 Insurance included
1st year Employed(Private) R2,400.00 R 200.00 Insurance included
Non-resident/Non-practising R 1,150.00 R 95.83 No Insurance included
Employed Optometrists-Public R1,951.00 R 162.58 Insurance included
Employed Optometrists-Private R3,440.00 R 286.67 Insurance included
Dispensing Opticians R2,000.00 R 166.67 Insurance included
Senior Member 65+ (Practice and Employed) R 800.00 R 66.67 Insurance included
Part Time Optometrists R3,200.00 R 266.67 Insurance included
Academic R1,430.00 R 119.17 Optional
Full Senior 70+ (New) R 325.00 R 25.83 Insurance included
1st Year Self Employed R3440.00 R 287.67 Insurance included
Associate Members: Includes
Optometric Assistants R 840.00 R 70.00 Insurance included
Ocularists R1,150.00 R 95.83 Insurance included
Affiliate Members: Includes
Ophthalmologists R2,690.00 R224.17 Insurance included
Orthoptists R2,690.00 R 224.17 Insurance included

Banking Details

Bank: Standard bank
Branch: Menlyn retail park
Code: 10-23-45
Acc: 012678279