Article Tag: parental rights

What are the Parental Rights for Same-sex Female Parents?

We have recently received a number of enquiries relating to the breakdown of same-sex relationships, in particular, queries relating to parental rights. Zoe Worthington answers some of the common queries we have received regarding this topic. Do Same-sex Parents Have Parental Responsibility? The first question we will ask is whether you entered into a civil… Read more »

Rights to equal contact with children

Following a separation, a common question we are often asked is whether both parents have a legal right to equal contact with children. The answer to that question is neither parent has an ‘equal right’ to see their children after separating. For each case, the welfare of the child is the main consideration when establishing… Read more »