Father’s Day in New Zealand has just passed. It’s a time that many Dad’s question their rights as a guardian of their child or children.
To help you as a Father, or someone you know, understand if legal guardianship is possible, take a look at the five points below.
Legal support can help you realise your rights as a guardian of a child
It is Important to note that when a Father approaches the Family Court to be appointed or declared as a guardian, the court will only grant such appointment if it is in the best interests of the child.
The court maintains that the best interests of the child is of paramount importance in these types of matters.
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