Tag: Child Protection

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Contravention of Parenting Orders

This factsheet covers contravention and what to do when an order is contravened. It covers what happens when a contravention matter goes to court, what is a reasonable attempt to comply and a reasonable excuse for not complying, as well as the penalty for contravening an order.

Children’s Views in Family Law

This factsheet covers:How and when children’s views can be taken into account in family law matters?Can a child decide who they live with or spend time with?How does evidence of children’s views get before the court? What are Family Reports? What does the Independent Children’s Lawyer do?