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Forms for parenting plans

Where to find relevant parenting plan forms.

Relationships Australia

Relationships Australia produces Share the care. It explains how family dispute resolution practitioner can help people to make a plan. This booklet has an example of a parenting plan to help parents to create their own plan.

See Relationships Australia—Parenting plan "Share the care" - collaborative parenting apart.

Family Court

The court produces an Application for consent order kit.

This kit can be used to apply to court for an order if parents can agree on decisions about:

  • children
  • division of property
  • payment of maintenance for married or de facto couples (same-sex or opposite sex).

The kit includes brief information to assist people in different languages.

See Family Court—Application for consent orders (do it yourself kit).

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