Guidance

What happens if someone denies they are the parent of a child? – leaflet

Guidance on child maintenance cases where someone denies they are the parent of a child.

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Leaflet: What happens if someone denies they are the parent of a child?

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This leaflet explains what happens when someone who is named as the parent of a child in a child maintenance case denies that they are the parent.

It tells you how disputes like this can affect child maintenance, how we sort them out, and what happens after we have sorted them out.

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Published 1 October 2013