Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 and Safeguarding Vulnerable groups
NI Order 2007 Consultation
This is an England, Wales and Northern Ireland Consultation on the barring
policy and processes including the list of automatic barring offences, under the new vetting and barring
scheme to be introduced by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 in England and Wales and the
Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups NI Order 2007 in Northern Ireland. The scheme comes into force from Autumn
The consultation can be accessed at:
on how to respond are available on this site.