The Best Interests Of Your Children

The Best Interests Of Your Children

This is a fundamental principle in Family Law when a Court is working out how much time children should spend with their parents. The Court needs to consider 2 primary considerations to determine what is in the best interests of each child. There are other...
What is Parental Responsibility

What is Parental Responsibility

Parental responsibility is the decision making powers regarding your children. It is making decisions such as what school they will attend, what religion they will be, what their name is going to be, medical decisions and overseas travel. Did you know that this is an...
Equal shared Parental Responsibility

Equal shared Parental Responsibility

Equal shared parental responsibility on separation is presumed to be equal for your children. If there are risks such as domestic violence, abuse, neglect and difficultly in communicating then this may not be in your child’s best interest. Sole parental responsibility...
Sole Parental Responsibility

Sole Parental Responsibility

Sole parental responsibility means that the major decisions for your children are being made by one parent only. This could be due to domestic violence, abuse, neglect, a parent not willing to make decisions or difficulty communicating. This does not mean that the...