Glasses, Frames & Lens Specialists

Largest selection of new and replacement spectacle frames in the North East

Find the perfect pair of glasses or frames for you

Looking for new prescription glasses? Ready to change the lenses in your current frames?  Want to save money and reglaze your existing lenses or sunglasses?

We can help you... we also offer glasses repair and frame repair if needed.

All our stores have the best 'spec tech' available - glasses frames, designer sunglasses and replacement designer frames, varifocal lenses, contact lenses and a low-cost reglaze glasses service.

Our optician prescription lenses for both spectacles and sunglasses are available from our retail stores in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Sunderland, North Shields, South Shields, Darlington and Middlesbrough.

Find your local Onspec store

Frames and Lens Specialists

Designer Sunglasses

Stylish frames from £99

Frames and Lens Specialists


Only need new lenses?

Frames and Lens Specialists


Take a look at our fantastic offers


"I was very impressed with the choice of designer frames, all at fantastic prices"

Lauren, Jarrow


"Excellent! - Thank you very much. Impressive price outmatched by quality service"

Jim, Darlington


"A friend recommended On:Spec and now I won't go anywhere else. The staff are always very helpful and I am extremely pleased with the service."

Ann, Sunderland

Why Choose On:Spec


Over 1000 frames to choose from

On:Spec have the largest and best selection of frames in the region. Including both designer and traditional styles all offered at unbeatable prices.


We’ll beat any genuine quotation

On:Spec guarantee to beat any genuine High Street Opticians quotations on like for like products. No gimmicks-no small print.


Unlimited free parking

On:Spec offer unlimited free parking at all our locations.


Unbeatable customer service

At On:Spec you will be assured of first-class customer service from our teams of highly trained dispensing opticians and optical assistants.


Over 500,000 satisfied customers

Established in 1999 and with over 500,000 satisfied customers, On:Spec are without doubt the region’s leading frame and lens specialists.