CHILD CUSTODY: A MAN’S PERSPECTIVE

1. What are the types of Child Custody Orders? Custody Relates to making major decisions for the child (e.g. education, medical, religion) Joint / Sole Care and Control Primarily deals with where the child will primarily reside on a day-to-day basis Either father / mother Access This is given to the parent without the care … Continue reading CHILD CUSTODY: A MAN’S PERSPECTIVE

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CHILD SUPPORT: 3 QUESTIONS ON YOUR MIND

1. Who is responsible for the child’s maintenance? No matter who has the custody of the child, parents will still be responsible in terms of contributing towards maintaining the children until the age of 21. Maintenance payments can be made on a monthly basis or in a lump-sum, however there are exceptional cases where the … Continue reading CHILD SUPPORT: 3 QUESTIONS ON YOUR MIND

Child Maintenance and What You Should Know

WHAT IS CHILD MAINTENANCE? According to the law, a parent’s primary role is considered to be the protection of his or her child. Parenthood is a lifelong commitment to a relationship that consists of how the child is nurtured, their financial stability, food and shelter-- the support towards the child’s everyday living costs. These various … Continue reading Child Maintenance and What You Should Know