The Mandatory Hotel Quarantine service provider is required to provide a private security authority (“PSA”) licenced contractor to be always present at their Designated Facilities.
The service provider must ensure that all personnel who carry out a security function comply with the licensing requirements of the Private Security Authority and must comply with the Private Security Services Act 2004. The licensed private security contractor will have 24/7 on-site presence at each designated facility.
The private security services are required to ensure that guests adhere to all infection prevention and control protocols during their stay, and to ensure access to the hotel is controlled, and security staff have been given training in this regard. Should guests attempt to leave the facility before completion of their quarantine, security personnel are required to report any such incident to the facility’s State Liaison Officer immediately and to An Garda Síochána.
The services Contractor private security staff are also present during transportation of passengers to designated facilities.