Use this sample letter to get evidence that your partner abused a child, if you're applying for legal aid.
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If a judge in a non-criminal court decides that child abuse has happened, it’s called a finding of fact.
The court should send you a copy of the court order with the finding of fact. To get another copy of the court order, you should:
It usually costs £5 for a copy but you may be able to get help with the fee.
You can use this as evidence if you’re applying for legal aid to stop an abusive partner seeing your child or to take away their parental responsibility.
14 May 2014
Legal Aid Agency
Sample letters to get evidence of child abuse
Don’t include personal or financial information like your National Insurance number or credit card details.