Parental Responsibility

Parental responsibility

Due to the new Children’s and Families Act 2014 coming in to force we are updating this Factsheet to reflect the new changes to the law, therefore this factsheet is unavailable at present.
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Our free Parental Responsibility factsheet covers a range of legal information about parental responsibility including:

  • What is parental responsibility?
  • What does parental responsibility mean in practical terms?
  • Who has parental responsibility?
  • Can parental responsibility be transferred?
  • How can unmarried fathers obtain parental responsibility?

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You can also read some typical questions and answers on parental responsibility online.

Due to the new Children’s and Families Act 2014 coming in to force we are updating this How to Guide  to reflect the new changes to the law, therefore this guide is unavailable at present.
 If you require advice on this subject in the meantime, please call our advisors on 0808 802 0008.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused
.

New 'How to Guide' on Parental Responsibility: Click Here

New 'How to Guide' on Removal from Jurisdiction: Click Here

 



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