Child Safeguarding Statement

Our Branch Children's Officer is Máire Kiernan
Our Designated Liason Person / District Commissioner is Róisín Crowley
You will find our full Child Safeguarding Statement at this link

Garda Vetting

At least one parent of each Muskerry Pony Club member must be Garda vetted. This is not a complicated process
As per the new rules outlined below. With effect from January 2018, The Irish Pony Club will move to E-Vetting meaning that paper-based Garda Vetting forms will no longer be accepted.
1. Download the Invitation to Vetting form and complete page three. 
2. Get the relevant documents proving your identity and get them verified by our D.C. (Róisín)
3. Complete the Invitation to Vetting and forward with your verified documents proving your identity to the Irish Pony Club at the address supplied on the form.
4. Once your identity has been verified, the reminaing process will be completed online. You will receive an email with further instructions.
5. Many thanks for taking the time to complete this very necessary process
Link to Irish Pony Club Invitation to Garda Vetting Form

Please Note:  Regarding Document Verification

Original documents to be used to verify your identity and current address.  These documents must be shown to the person approved to verify your identity.  Photocopies of these documents must then be signed and dated by the officer verifying your identity.  The Invitation to Complete Garda Vetting and photocopies of the identification documents must be posted to the Irish Pony Club office (not e-mailed).

Identification can be verified by one of the following:-  DC, Secretary, Branch Children’s Officer, Area Rep, Executive Committee, Guard, Solicitor, Irish Pony Club staff member.