IjJust got final orders for my 4 and 5 yr old children in regards XXXXX XXXXX arrangements in the Brisbane family Crts( I was the respondant not the applicant).
My ex husband has the children 4 nights per fortnight now, previously he had supervision, then 2 nights per fortnight. I have spent $50,000 in legal fees over the last 2yrs, the family home is now being reposessed by the banks. I borrow a car, im on the verge of bankruptacy. I get minimal child support. I have a domestic violence protection order.
My ex husband`s girlfriend also has a domestic violence protection order, and so does her daughter.
What are my chances of relocation?
My exhusband states he earns $12,000 per year as a financial advisor. He refuses to pay the private school fees!
What are my chances of the courts allowing me to relocate 5 hours away to live with family?
I have boxes of evidence to show of my overwhelming debt, and his reluctance/ denial to share the financial responsibility of raising the children.
To get on my feet I need to live rent free.
Im a health professional and im sure I could find work in the new area. Currently I work two days per week, there are job cuts going on in QLD health at the moment and it is possible I may loose my job.
I will mediate my request with my ex husband but I know he will refuse me to go.
Thank you for your question. To Introduce myself I am a sydney based Solicitor and will do my best to provide you with relevant information to assist you.
He would have to see the children on a fortnightly basis. Or if this was too difficult then he would have to see the only on school holidays.
He acknowledged his behaviour to some degree and did a behaviour anger management program to redeem himself.
The family consultant said she gave recommendations to prevent us being back in court and believed he could have reasonable time with his children if he did an anger management course.
My ex husband hurt another child but there was no evidence to suggest he hurt his own children.
I never reveal my financial circumstances because I was advised this was irrelevant to the case.
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