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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
Do you have any orders from the Court? Does your son wish to come live with you?
No there is no court orders drawn. I have asked him a few times in the past, & he has loved the idea. In fact he went home from a holiday with me & asked her if he could come & live with me for a while & her response was "NO! your life is here with me! Not with Him!" & they were exact words quoted by her Sister.
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The web-site also have alot of useful information and links to assist you.
Before going to court you must obtain a certificate from a family dispute resolution practitioner. You get this through the free service provided at the family relationship centres.
If you need to go to court then you will need to file an application in the Family Court or the Federal Magistrates Court
http://www.familycourt.gov.au and http://www.fmc.gov.au
You should also get more detailed advise form a family law solicitor and have them ready to file an application if required.
The law society of NSW will give you a referral.
Their website is as follows:
Is there anything else I can assist you with?
You mentioned that my communication with Brock. He spends holidays through the year with me. & I recently took him to America for 3 weeks. & although only weekly ph calls, he would have nothing to tell me if I called more than that. We have a great Father/Son relationship. Natalie has currently cut me off from communicating with over the past 72 hrs!
Yes. If I know Natalie, & I think I do! I doubt very much she will run with this mediation idea. Wouldn't be easier just to apply for custody in court? & if so, due to her being in Victoria & me in NSW where would all this take place? & not being able to afford legal representation. Will that make it harder on me?
No. But stay in touch! I may need again. But I hope not. I thank you for your help. I hope that it works. I have all the links given I hope that I am successful. I feel bad for Brock. He has no male influence there.
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