LOC Support Unit. Georgina Gordon Head of Unit. Outline. Background LOC Support Unit (LOCSU) activity Enhanced Services Project Commissioning work LOCSU benefits. LOCSU Background. Formed by the Optical Bodies (ABDO/AOP/ FODO) to:
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Previously the only LOC support available was via the Central Fund:-
2% levy from a small number of practices
LOCSU was established to provide comprehensive LOC support:-
0.5% levy on the statutory level collected from all practicesLOCSU Background
If not optometrists...
LOCSU provides the interface between the national representative bodies and LOCs/ROCs.
In 2009/10 LOCSU will fulfil this function through five interrelated programmes supporting LOCs in:
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