Located in the heart of Kent, Kentoptic is a Tonbridge-based independent laboratory that works alongside practices, providing optical services both in kent, and throughout the UK. Our laboratory is a modern facility, and offers a comprehensive range of products and services. The laboratory is equipped with state of the art technology, and employs an experienced team of technicians.

When you are making that all important decision in choosing a laboratory for your optical needs, we hope that our forty plus years of working alongside independent opticians, and the benefits listed below, will encourage you to choose Kentoptic.


  • UK laboratory based in Kent.
  • One of only three Seiko Specialist laboratories in the UK
  • Able to offer exclusive Seiko pricing
  • Supplier of optical services to entire UK
  • Essilor Partner Plus Laboratory (laboratory equivalent of V.C.O.)
  • Exclusive Southern laboratory for all Viva sunglass glazing
  • Only approved Nikon laboratory in the South East
  • 24-48 hour turnaround on all single vision orders
  • Completely independent laboratory - can provide lenses from any supplier
  • Computerised order tracking
  • In-house surfacing department
  • Latest equipment including Nidek 3D robotic edger for accurate cutting of all lens types
  • ISO 9001 registration means that quality is assured and externally audited

Laboratory address

Kentoptic Ltd
5 Baltic Road

Telephone lines

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