Care of Children Act 2004

47A Mandatory statement in applications


This section applies to an application for a parenting order under section 48.


The application must include a statement made by or on behalf of the applicant for the order about whether and how the order can and should provide for any other person or persons to have the role of providing day-to-day care for, or contact with, the child.

Section 47A: inserted, on 31 March 2014, by section 11 of the Care of Children Amendment Act (No 2) 2013 (2013 No 74).