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Legislation, Regulations and Rules


 

The following legislation, regulations and rules govern the work of the Northern Ireland Social Care Council.

Legislation

The legislation under which the Northern Ireland Social Care Council has been established is: Health and Personal Social Services Act (Northern Ireland) 2001 (legislation.gov.uk)

Regulations

The following statutory regulations govern the work of the Northern Ireland Social Care Council:

  1. The Health and Personal Social Services (2001 Act) (Commencement No. 2) Order (Northern Ireland) 2001 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Appointments and Procedure) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2001 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Appointments and Procedure) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2002 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Description of Social Care Workers) Order (Northern Ireland) 2003 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Health and Personal Social Services (2001 Act) (Commencement No. 5) Order (Northern Ireland) 2003 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Description of social care workers) Order (Northern Ireland) 2004 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Description of social care workers) Order (Northern Ireland) 2004 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Registration of Social Care Workers (Relevant Registers) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2005 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Health and Personal Social Services (2001 Act) (Commencement No. 7) Order (Northern Ireland) 2005 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Description of Social Care Workers) Order (Northern Ireland) 2006 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Social Care Workers Prohibition) and Fitness of Workers Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2013 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Social Care Workers Prohibition) and Fitness of Workers (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2017 (legislation.gov.uk)

  1. The Northern Ireland Social Care Council (Appointments and Procedure) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2018 (legislation.gov.uk) 

Northern Ireland Social Care Council Rules 

Northern Ireland Social Care Council Registration Rules 2017

 20170401_Registration-Rules-2017_Final_Signed_CC-1.pdf (niscc.info)

Northern Ireland Social Care Council Fitness to Practise (Amendment) Rules 2019  

https://niscc.info/app/uploads/2020/07/20190522_fitness-to-practise-rules-2019.pdf