Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups (2007 Order) (Commencement No.6 and Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups (2007 Order) (Commencement No.5, Transitional Provisions and Savings) (Amendment)) Order (Northern Ireland) 2010

Implementation date: 7 April 2010

The Regulations bring into force the definitions of "controlled activity" in the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups (Northern Ireland) Order 2007 (SI 2007/1351). Controlled activity covers ancillary support work with children or vulnerable adults in further education, health settings and adult social care and work that provides access to educational, health and personal social services records. The Regulations repeal the offence in art.30(2) of the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults (Northern Ireland) Order 2003 (SI 2003/47). The Regulations can be viewed on the OPSI website.