Parental Responsibility Agreement (Amendment) Regulations 1994

JurisdictionUK Non-devolved
CitationSI 1994/3157

1994No. 3157

CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSONS

The Parental Responsibility Agreement (Amendment)

Regulations 1994

8thDecember1994

12thDecember1994

3rdJanuary1995

The Lord Chancellor, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by sections 4(2) and 104 of the Children Act 1989( a) hereby makes the following Regulations:

1. These Regulations may be cited as the Parental Responsibility Agreement (Amendment) Regulations 1994 and shall come into force on 3rd January 1995.

2. The form set out in the Schedule to the Parental Responsibility Agreement Regulations 1991( b) shall be replaced by the form set out in the Schedule to these Regulations.

Dated 8th December 1994

Mackay of Clashfein

(a) 1989 c.41.

(b) S.I. 1991/1478.

SCHEDULE

Regulation 2

Parental Responsibility Agreement

Keep this form in a safe place

Section 4(1)(b) Children Act 1989

Read the notes on the other side before you make this agreement.

Date recorded at The PrincipalRegistry of the Family Division

This is a Parental Responsibility Agreement regarding

the Child

Name

Boy or Girl

Date of birth

Date of 18th birthday

Between

the Mother

Name

Address

and the Father

Name

Address

We declare that

we are the mother and father of the above child and we agree that the child's father shall have parental responsibility for the child (in addition to the mother having parental responsibility).

Signed (Mother)

Signed (Father)

Date

Date

Certificateof Witness

The following evidence of identity was produced by the person signing above:

The following evidence of identity was produced by the person signing above:

Signed in the presence of:

Signed in the presence of:

Name of Witness

Name of Witness

Address

Address

Signature of Witness

Signature of Witness

[A Justice of the Peace] [Justices' Clerk] [An Officer of the Court authorised by the judge to administer oaths]

[A Justice of the Peace] [Justices' Clerk] [An Officer of the Court authorised by the judge to administer oaths]

Notes about the Parental Responsibility Agreement

Read these notes before you make the agreement.

About the Parental Responsibility Agreement

The making of this agreement will affect the legal position of the mother and the father. You should both seek legal advice before you make the Agreement. You can obtain the name and address of a solicitor from the Children Panel (071-242 1222) or from

- your local family proceedings court, or county court

- a Citizens Advice Bureau

- a Law Centre

- a local library.

You may be eligible for legal aid.

When you fill in the Agreement

Please use black ink (the Agreement will be copied). Put the name of one child only. If the father is to have parental responsibility for more than one child, fill in a separate form for each child.Do not sign the Agreement.

When you have filled in the Agreement

Take it to a local family proceedings court, or county court, or the Principal Registry of the Family Division (the address is below).

A justice of the peace, a justices' clerk, or a court official who is authorised by the judge to administer oaths, will witness...

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