Public Consultation Notice: Social Workers Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2021

This consultation is now closed.

The Social Workers Registration Board has opened a public consultation on an Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2021.

Background

The Social Workers Registration Board is responsible for protecting the public by promoting high standards of professional conduct, education, training and competence through the statutory registration of Social Workers.

Details of Public Consultation

The Registration Board is seeking the views of the public, the relevant profession and other interested parties on the Social Workers Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2021. This revised bye-law replaces S.I. No. 183 of 2020 to include the qualifications

  • Master of Social Science (Social Work), National University of Ireland, Maynooth
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work, National University of Ireland, Maynooth

To read the text of the bye-law, please click on the link below:

Draft Social Workers Registration Board Approved Qualifications Bye-Law 2021

How to submit your views

A report outlining the consultation process will be published on www.coru.ie following consideration of all submissions.

Closing Date

The consultation process will close at 5pm on Friday 26 February 2021. Submissions received after this time will not be considered.

Data Protection and Freedom of Information

Please note that submissions made to CORU during our public consultations are subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2014.The information provided to CORU consultations will be stored in a secure and confidential manner by CORU and will only be used for the purposes outlined. It will be deleted in line with our record retention policy. After each public consultation CORU publishes a consultation report on this website that contains a summary of comments received, CORU’s response to those, and lists the individual names or organisations that have given their feedback, where those have been provided.