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We offer many payment options, including Laybuy, Q Card, Gem, Southern Cross and more. Would you like to spread out your payments?

Mastercard, Visa or Eftpos

We accept payments made by Eftpos, Master or Visa credit/debit cards

Gem Visa (GE Creditline)

We offer 6 months interest free on purchases $250 or over, available at Black Gates Optometrists  Lower Hutt only.

For more information on Gem Visa click here…

Farmers Club Card

We accept payments made by Farmers card.

For more information on Farmers cards click here…

Southern Cross

If you’re a Southern Cross member with eligible optometry cover we can claim for you at the time of purchase. No need to pay us and then claim back from Southern Cross – Easy!

For more information on Southern Cross insurance click here…

Enable New Zealand

If you or your child have a community services card or a high health user card, your child will be entitled to the Enable subsidy. Children under 16 are entitled to $287.50 per year towards eye tests and/or glasses. We will claim this for you directly from Enable NZ.

For more information about Enable click here…


Available at Black Gates optometrists in Johnsonville and Lower Hutt.

Laybuy offers 6 weekly automatic interest free payments for all your eye care needs. If you’re not signed up already just visit Laybuy and download the app.

Q Card

We accept payments made by Q Card.

For more information on Q Card click here..

health insurance for glasses

Insurance Claims

We accept all insurance claims. If you have a claim number for lost or broken spectacles or contact lenses we can claim direct from ALL insurance companies. You just need to pay us any excess or upgrade.

contact lens club

TLC - Our Contact Lens Club

Pay a monthly fee by direct debit and discounted eye tests, contact lenses and solutions. Ask us about our contact lens club today.


Discount Arrangements

Supergold Card – 10% off spectacle frames.

Students – 10% off frames and lenses.

Eyepro Association Offers:

Spend $250 or more on a NEW pair of frames and lenses and receive a $50 discount if you belong to one of the following associations (present membership number or staff card).

  • Volunteer Firefighter Association
  • Defence Force Families
  • Police Association
  • Radius Care