Garda Vetting Procedure

Garda Vetting Procedure:

On commencement of the National Vetting Bureau (Children and Vulnerable Persons) Act 2012 – 2016 on April 29th 2016, the National Vetting Bureau will provide Garda Vetting applicants to apply online using their E Vetting facility via the NVB portal
To use the E Vetting service the applicant must
• Be over 16 years old
• If aged 16-18 years, have submitted signed “Parent / Guardian” consent form
• Have or have access to a valid email address
• Have access to the Internet
• Have completed the “Proof of Identity” process

Step 1 – NVB#1 FORM
The vetting subject manually completes and signs the NVB#1 form and forwards to the Agency / Organisation together with photo ID and proof of address

Agency / Organisation validates the applicants proof of identity and sends the 6 points of information received on the NVB#1 form to the NRF on a Batch Header. An e-mail with a link attached inviting him/her to complete a Vetting Application Form is generated by the NRF via the portal to the applicant

The vetting subject completes a Vetting Application Form online and submits it to the NRF

Step 4 – REVIEW
The NRF reviews the Vetting Application Form and submits it to the National Vetting Bureau

Step 5 – VETTING
The National Vetting Bureau processes the application and forwards a vetting disclosure to the NRF

The NRF receives the disclosure and as soon as is practicable, forwards the disclosure to the appointed liaison person in the Agency / Organisation

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