HCCI Standards

National Standards for the Provision of Home Care Support Services

HCCI has specific criteria, incorporating HSE guideline standards, which must be met by all members.

Member companies undergo an independent annual audit to ensure criteria is fully met and exacting standards are maintained.

Garda Vetting

On March 31st, 2014, the Minister for Justice and Equality implemented an administrative filter to be applied to all Garda Vetting applications.

All applications received at the Garda Central Vetting Unit from the 31st of March 2014 onwards are subject to this administrative filter.

The Garda Central Vetting Unit (GCVU) request that all Garda Vetting Application Forms are completed using the following guidelines:

The following documents are relevant for Garda vetting:

Guidelines for Completing Garda Vetting

Code of Practice Garda Vetting for Affiliates

NRF Process for E-Vetting for Affiliates

NVB 1 Vetting Invitation Form

Persons under the age of 18 years of age shall not be Garda Vetted without seeking the consent of a Parent/Guardian thereby giving consent for information to be obtained by the Garda Central Vetting Unit.

Parent/Guardian Consent Application Forms are available upon request.

If you would like further information about Home and Community Care Ireland, please visit our website at www.hcci.ie, email us at info@hcci.ie or call 086 048 6454, and we will assist you in whatever way we can.