321. Deputy Tom Barry asked the Minister for Justice and Equality to outline the protocol to be followed by persons who wish to join An Garda Síochána; and the protocol and procedures they must follow to meet a full application. [8964/15]
Minister for Justice and Equality (Deputy Frances Fitzgerald): Recruitment to An Garda Síochána is governed by the Garda Síochána (Admissions & Appointments) Regulations, 1988 as amended. Recruitment to An Garda Síochána is run by the Public Appointments Service on behalf of An Garda Síochána. Information on any future competitions to An Garda Síochána can be obtained on www.publicjobs.ie.