1.1.V.50 Visual acuity (restricted field of vision) (DSP)

Definition

For the purposes of DSP, visual acuity refers to the extent to which an object can be brought into focus. This is measured using the Snellen Scale.

Act reference: SSAct section 95 Qualification for DSP-permanent blindness

Policy reference: SS Guide 3.6.2.40 Assessment of Blindness for DSP

Last reviewed: 20 March 2015