Onspec, the glasses people, was established in 1999, and are the North East’s largest and most successful independent frame, lens and reglazing specialists.

With over 500,000 satisfied customers we provide optician lens prescriptions from our five outlets in Newcastle, Jarrow, Sunderland, Darlington and Middlesbrough, and without doubt, have become the number one choice with spectacle, sunglasses and reglazing buyers seeking value, quality and service in the North East.

With over 1000 frames on display ranging from budget to designer and the most comprehensive selection of prescription lenses on offer you can be confident we can provide an unbeatable frame and lens package. Whatever your requirements whether they be new glasses, replacement lenses or just good honest advice our freindly and knowledgable staff are always available and delighted to help.

To view our full range of glasses or to purchase any of our products visit us in store with your prescription and our friendly team will help you to find the perfect pair of glasses.

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.


"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