Australia's #1 for Law

Join 150,000 Australians every month. Ask a question, respond to a question and better understand the law today!

NSW Family Law - What is a Child Inclusive Conference?

Discussion in 'Family Law Forum' started by Vee, 14 August 2016.

Tags:
  1. Vee

    Vee Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    20 December 2015
    Messages:
    21
    Likes Received:
    0
    Can someone please explain what a child inclusive conference is under family law and what happens, etc?
     
  2. Victoria S

    Victoria S Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    9 April 2014
    Messages:
    518
    Likes Received:
    58
    Its a meeting with a 'family consultant' and includes the adults and obviously any children involved. There are no lawyers present and the conference is designed to give the court an idea of what is happening from the kids perspective. It helps judicial officers make short-term decisions about arrangements for the child/ren and/or the parties to reach an agreement.

    Check this out: Child Inclusive Conferences - Family Court of Australia
     
    Stop hovering to collapse... Click to collapse... Hover to expand... Click to expand...
  3. Vee

    Vee Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    20 December 2015
    Messages:
    21
    Likes Received:
    0
    Thank you for your reply.
    What kind of things do they ask parents and children? Or do they simply observe?
     
Loading...

Share This Page

Loading...
gt;