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Qualifications Standards

The Swim Ireland National Performance Committee and the National Performance Director are responsible for establishing and issuing the National Squads Programme and International Competitions Qualification Standards.

Please click on the appropriate tabs to view these qualifying standards.

Please also ensure you are familiar with Swim Ireland’s eligibility policy before applying for selection.


Paralympic Swim Ireland Criteria are now available for the 2013 IPC Swimming World Championships


Swim Ireland is pleased to issue the Carding Criteria for 2015. Performance criteria must be achieved by swimmers, at designated events between 1st January 2014 and 31st December 2014 for swimmers to receive funding in 2015 under this Scheme

To download this information please click the link: Carding Criteria Swimming 2015 ISC