Local safeguarding representative (LSR)

Being responsible to the parish priest or local superior to promote child safeguarding by:

  • Raising awareness of what child safeguarding is
  • Disseminating information regarding the standards and guidance, and circulating this information widely
  • Ensuring Church activities are provided in a way that ensures the safety and well-being of the children involved
  • Ensuring that the contact details of the DLP, Gardaí and Tulsa are widely publicised
  • Upholding the seven standards in practice and behaviour


Roles Document

Diocese of Limerick

Safeguarding Roles Policy and Procedure