AGPI Membership Applications 

AGPI Membership Applications are open to all Guardianship Providers that are working within the national legislative and policy context and that meet the criteria set out by AGPI / IGI . Please download and fill out the Guardianship Provider Membership Form below and return to us at .

Guardianship Provider Member Application Form: agpi-application-form-members

Presentation on Child Protection, Ger McHugh, Barnardos: ger-mchugh-presentation-agpi


Associate Membership for secondary schools and partners is free. Guardianship Provider Membership fees are outlined below. 


Provider Application


€1,000Goes towards annual membership fee or €250 is refunded if application is not successful. 

Provider Annual


€1,000Taken from initial application fee, and then invoiced annually 

Provider      Inspection fee 

€3000 - €3,500  (TBC) Payable on first inspeciton, and every 3 years thereafter 


Presentation about the Inspection Process by Head Inspector from IGI, Jennifer McGarr: agpi-presentation-jennifer-mcgarr

Inspections are currently underway. 

AGPI Associate Membership 

AGPI Associate  Membership is available, free of charge, to all secondary schools that are open to working with AGPI members and encouraging their existing guardianship providers to work within the national legislative and policy context, by becoming members of AGPI.

Secondary School Associate Membership Formschool-associate-membership-application-form


List of current Associate members 



School Name Town County 
St Mary's AcademyCarlowCarlow
St Leo's CollegeCarlowCarlow
St Aloysius CollegeCarrigtuohillCork
Presentation Secodary SchoolBallyphehaneCork
Scoil Mhuire Gan SmalBlarneyCork
Cork Educate Together Secondary SchoolCorkCork
Malahide Community SchoolMalahideDublin
St Raphaela's Secondary SchoolStillorganDublin
Le Cheile Community SchoolTyrellstownDublin
Stepaside ETSStepasideDublin
Loreto AbbeyDalkeyDublin
Rosary CollegeCrumlinDublin
Christian Brothers CollegeMonkstownDublin
St Paul's Secondary SchoolGreenhillsDublin
St Michael's CollegeListowelKerry
St Patrick's SecondaryCastleislandKerry
Mohill Community CollegeHohillLeitrim
Drumshanbo VSDrumshanboLeitrim
Salesian Secondary CollegePallaskenryLimerick
Glenstal AbbeyMurroeLimerick
Ardee Community SchoolArdeeLouth
Scoil Ui MhuireDunleerLouth
St. Louis Community SchoolKiltimaghMayo
Castlerea Community SchoolCastlereaRoscommon
Colaiste ChiarainAthloneRoscommon
Scoil MhuireCarrick-on-SuirTipperary
St Joseph's CollegeBorrosoleighTipperary
Colaiste MhuireMullingarWestmeath
Wilson's Hospital SchoolMultyfarnhamWestmeath
Kennedy CollegeNew RossWexford


AGPI Founding Members and Board

Declan Millar - HSI 

Brian Burns - ISI Dublin

Therese Dillon - MLI 

Padraig Hourigan - IH Dubin


IGI Board

Voting members 

Jennifer McGarr - Lecturer in Social Care Practice at Technological University Dublin.       

Paul Meany - Former Principal, Marian College, Dublin

Micheal Denny - Former Principal, Principal at Loreto College Bray

Non-voting members  

Declan Millar - AGPI Board 

Brian Burns - AGPI Board