In line with best practice in the recruitment and selection of persons to work with children, all Clane GAA coaches are Garda vetted and are required to attend a child protection workshop.

To get garda vetted please follow the following process:

Step 1 The initial application vetting process – Gather your information

Applicants for vetting in Clane GAA need to provide 2 documents which must be scanned and attached by the applicant as part of step 2 below.

  1. proof of identity
  2. proof of current residence.

Additional details available at the following link GAA E-Vetting

Step 2 Completing the Vetting Application form

Applicants, club members can complete the GAA on-line E-Vetting Application Form by selecting this Vetting Application link

  • The two documents (proof of their identity and proof of current residence) should be attached (scanned) and sent along with this form
  • When the applicant selects SUBMIT the form is sent automatically to the NVB (National Vetting Bureau).

If the applicant is under 18 yrs. of age?
A parental consent form (NVB Parent/Guardian Consent Form) must be completed; all applicants between 16 and 18 yrs. of age should complete the form scan and attach.


Step 3 NVB Vetting Application form

The NVB will issue the applicant, club member with the NVB Vetting Application form to the email address provided in Step 2.  The applicant must complete this form.

Completing this form is a confidential matter between the applicant and the NVB.  All sections of the form including current and previous addresses, email address and contact telephone numbers, information on convictions and prosecutions (if any), plus other information will be required when completing the form.

Once all sections of the form have been answered, the application process for E Vetting in the GAA is complete.

Within a short period of time

  • The applicant shall be contacted by the GAA to inform them as to the outcome of the vetting application
  • Our Club Secretary will be notified by NVB when the vetting process is complete for the applicant.
  • The Club Secretary will notify the club Children’s Officer who maintains the information in the club vetting database

For additional information please contact our club secretary or Children’s Officer @ 087-2737402


  • You must be vetted for GAA even if you are vetted for other organisations e.g. Rugby, Soccer