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  • Separating a partner - married or not

    04 Nov 16:54

    When a married or civil partnered couple ends their relationship, they need to go through a formal process of divorce or dissolution. Couples who are not married or civil partnered can ... (continued)

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  • Parental responsibility for unmarried couples

    05 Oct 11:25

    Parental responsibility is a legal term that means you have the right to be involved in important decisions like your child’s living arrangements, education, religion and medical ... (continued)

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  • Top ten reasons divorce petitions are rejected

    21 Jun 17:15

    The family law organisation Resolution has shared a list of the top reasons divorce petitions are rejected by divorce centres. Getting divorced is complicated enough with emotions fl... (continued)

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  • Divorce FAQ

    04 May 16:07

    1. When can a divorce petition be issued? You can issue a divorce petition once you have been married for at least 12 months. 2. Will my marriage certificate be required? Yes. ... (continued)

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  • A quick financial guide to divorce

    23 Jul 17:16

    If you’re going through a divorce, money might be the last thing on your mind, but having your finances in order can help make sure you get a fair deal in the separation.  ... (continued)

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  • How separated fathers can maintain contact

    19 Jun 10:30

    A recent story about a mother who went into hiding with her son has raised an interesting issue about child contact when parents split up. Rebecca Minnock, a 35-year-old mother from ... (continued)

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  • Shared Parenting - information on proposed changes to the law - after separation

    30 Aug 11:24

    If you are currently separating from your partner you may have heard about government plans to make changes to the current law by introducing what’s called <strong>‘a ... (continued)

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  • Arranging effective child maintenance

    26 Oct 12:08

    *NOTE* From 2014 the CSA will begin to end child maintenance arrangements on its 1993 and 2003 schemes. Read more about the changes to child maintenance * Arranging effective child m... (continued)

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  • Five steps to a successful family-based arrangement

    26 Oct 12:23

    Five steps to a successful family-based arrangement Most people who talk to Child Maintenance Options would rather make their own child maintenance arrangements than use the CSA. In ... (continued)

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  • Family Dispute Resolution Week - separating parents

    25 Sep 16:28

    The Parent Connection is proud to support Family Dispute Resolution Week. The initiative, launched Monday by national family law association Resolution, aims to raise awareness of non-c... (continued)

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  • What happens if a former partner breaches contact order arrangements

    26 Nov 16:18

    On the Parent Connection forum we regularly receive posts from users asking what they should do when their former partner breaches contact arrangement rules. In some cases, users hav... (continued)

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  • Sharing Mum and Dad – issues surrounding Shared Parenting

    31 Jan 16:25

    The Parent Connection team has been following and contributing to the current debate on Shared Parenting over the last year. So we were interested when a recent Dispatches programme cal... (continued)

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  • Arranging effective child maintenance

    26 Oct 12:08

    *NOTE* From 2014 the CSA will begin to end child maintenance arrangements on its 1993 and 2003 schemes. Read more about the changes to child maintenance * Arranging effective child m... (continued)

    5 Comments Read more →
  • A quick financial guide to divorce

    23 Jul 17:16

    If you’re going through a divorce, money might be the last thing on your mind, but having your finances in order can help make sure you get a fair deal in the separation.  ... (continued)

    6 Comments Read more →
  • Shared Parenting - information on proposed changes to the law - after separation

    30 Aug 11:24

    If you are currently separating from your partner you may have heard about government plans to make changes to the current law by introducing what’s called <strong>‘a ... (continued)

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