Vetting delay costs jobs - Stanley

LAOIS/Offaly TD Brian Stanley says that long delays in the Garda vetting process will lead to significant job losses.

LAOIS/Offaly TD Brian Stanley says that long delays in the Garda vetting process will lead to significant job losses.

“I am informed that some applications are now taking over 22 weeks to process,” he said. “The result is that many job applicants are unable to take up available positions as their applications are taking almost six months to be returned.”

Dep Stanley added that volunteers for children’s summer camps and homework clubs are being delayed.