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Abstract : COVID-19 caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus or SARS-CoV-2 was announced as a worldwide pandemic on March 11, 2020, by the World Health Organization (WHO). This resulted in a significant shift in social interaction and changes in people’s daily lives, including the use of contact lenses. This study investigated attitudes and behaviours toward contact lens wearing among existing users during the pandemic. A web-based cross-sectional online survey was conducted during the COVID-19 to investigate people's attitudes and behaviour towards contact lens (CL) wear and care. The questionnaire was designed using a Google form created specifically for CL users. Each participant's demographic data, as well as their CL history and description, were obtained. A total of 530 CL users were approached,113 completed the questionnaire with an average age of 25 ± 6.2, with 84% of participants being females. 58% percent of participants had no change in contact lens wearing time, whereas 33% had stopped and 10% had reduced wearing contact lenses during the pandemic. The possible reason for discontinuing contact lenses was reduced social activity during the pandemic. Overall, 40% of the participants changed their behaviour toward CL wear and care habits, including hand washing and other routines. The majority of the participants reported no change in CL care and maintenance habits. During the pandemic, most of the target population continued to wear CLs. Contact lens wearers indicated a change in their attitude regarding CL use. CL discontinuation has been linked to a range of perceived reasons, the most common of which are decreased outdoor activity and concern of infection. There was no profound change in CL care and maintenance in most participants during the pandemic.