Garda vetting

Since April 29 2016, it is mandatory for people working with children or vulnerable adults to be vetted by the Garda Síochána National Vetting Bureau under the National Vetting Bureau (Children and Vulnerable Persons) Acts 2012-2016.

You can read frequently asked questions about Garda vetting on the National Vetting Bureau website.

If you are applying for a position that requires you to have Garda vetting, you will be sent a Garda vetting application form (electronic or paper). You apply to be vetted using e-Vetting but you may apply using a paper form instead.

Read more in our document.