Form C(PRA2): Ask the court to witness your step-parent parental responsibility agreement

Record an agreement between a child’s parents and a step-parent (who is the spouse or civil partner of a parent) that the step-parent should have parental responsibility for the child.


Cytundeb Cyfrifoldeb Rhieni i Lys-riant / Step-Parent Parental Responsibility Agreement

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Making a step-parent responsibility agreement will affect the legal position of the parents and the step-parent. You should all seek legal advice before you make the agreement.

Both living parents with parental responsibility must agree.

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Published 1 August 2014