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Requirements in Northern Ireland

Working with children or vulnerable adults?

On this page you will find information about:

  • Working with children/vulnerable adults in Northern Ireland
  • AccessNI checks
  • Link to AccessNI for further information

AccessNI supplies criminal history information (also known as a disclosure) to organisations and individuals upon request, to help them make safer recruitment decisions.

You are required to get an AccessNI check if your work involves close or regular contact with children or vulnerable adults.

The three levels of check undertaken by AccessNI are basic, standard and enhanced.

For more information visit AccessNI.