Periodical payments for children

Periodical payments for children guidance:

This Practice Note is impacted by the decision of the UK on 23 June 2016 to leave the EU. This has implications for practitioners considering which courts have...

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The court retains jurisdiction to make orders for maintenance where there is a disability living allowance paid to a child or where a child is disabled. A child is...

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Section 26 of the Child Support Act 1991 (CSA 1991) provides that where a person who is alleged to be the parent of a child for whom a maintenance calculation has been...

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This Practice Note details the jurisdiction in relation to child support, via the Child Maintenance Service (CMS), and in limited circumstances via the...

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Principles Changes to statutory child support came into force in very limited circumstances with effect from 10 December 2012. Access to the revised scheme...

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The court retains jurisdiction to make an order that a non-resident parent (NRP), or person by whom the relevant child has been treated as a child of the...

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Applicable law An application can be made to the court for a 'top-up' maintenance order where a maintenance calculation has been undertaken by the Child Maintenance...

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