FAI Hang Gliding and Paragliding Commission (CIVL)

IPPI Card: Ireland

Is the IPPI Card accepted in your country ?


What is the minimum legal insurance coverage required in your country ?

No legal requirement. IHPA members are required to show proof of £2 million (= €3 million) PL cover.

What additional coverage does your country recommend (such as medical insurance, search and rescue etc...) ?

IHPA recommends additional accident cover including S&R with income protection benefits.

Is your NAC prepared to provide a special insurance coverage for guest pilots who do not comply with your national law ?

No - but NACI briefed a broker on the insurance requirements of all Irish airsports at the end of February 2007, so watch this space for updates.