Australia Law

Have Australian law questions? Ask a lawyer now.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Australia Law Questions
My ex husband has taken my son and will not return
My ex husband has taken my son and will not return him,saying it is unsafe due to a person that doesn't live with me or I have my child around has threated him. I've asked for him to return but he is … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I was wondering what it means being the primary career of my
I was wondering what it means being the primary career of my daughter. I believe that's that's I am seeing as me and our daughter dad co parent and I have her around 86% of the time and the rest her h… read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
My ex wants to suddenly have custody 50% of our son. He is
Hi my name is***** ex wants to suddenly have custody 50% of our son. He is 7. I am the primary carer, can I say no to his request until mediation … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Who has the right of custody on a child in terms of
Who has the right of custody on a child in terms of seperation ? … read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,680 satisfied customers
A few days ago my daughter wanted to go too her fathers
hi. a few days ago my daughter wanted to go too her fathers because she was upset. She rang her father, he phone the police ... they came over and my daughters father picked her up. The following day … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
Just wondered if there is legal literature or legal
Hello, just wondered if there is legal literature or legal definition of what constitutes custody of a child/children? … read more
John Melis
John Melis
Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
31,751 satisfied customers
I do have a question 11years ago Myself and my now expartner
Hello.I do have a question 11years ago Myself and my now expartner had a little baby girl And five days later the mother took the child Without my ok And moved interstate with the mothers family And t… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
If a father has had primary care of children for two months
If a father has had primary care of children for two months without court papers and the mother has made no legal attempt to have them returned fulltime but does have access to them on a weekend can t… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,680 satisfied customers
Ex husband is moving in with new partner and is telling
Ex husband is moving in with new partner and is telling child her mum is not her mum and she is going to live with him and not see her mum and grandparents on mums side… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
Could you kindly provide a definition of "Primary Carer" My
Could you kindly provide a definition of "Primary Carer" My daughter is separated. The Orders provide he has alternate weekend care. He does not pay for food, household expensed clothing of 3 teenage … read more
Leon
Leon
Solicitor
Master's Degree
33,424 satisfied customers
Seperation: If a mother and father of an 18 month child have
Seperation: If a mother and father of an 18 month child have parted and the mother wishes to go interstate for maybe a week or indefinetly does she need the consent of the father. What visitation righ… read more
James D. Ford
James D. Ford
Solicitor
1,600 satisfied customers
My sons x partner has left the child with her mother and sister.
My sons x partner has left the child with her mother and sister. The mother phoned to say come and collect him he is crying for you. My son collected him. They say he must be returned to them today. T… read more
Patrick H.
Patrick H.
Lawyer
5,422 satisfied customers
Hi there i am planning on moving from melbourne to brisbane
Hi there i am planning on moving from melbourne to brisbane and i have a 3 year old son who i obviously will be taking with me though his father whom i have not been with for 2 and a half years does n… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,680 satisfied customers
can an unmarried mother take her child to live interstate without
can an unmarried mother take her child to live interstate without permission of the father ? there has been NO formal custody invoked. The father has very little to do with his child (overnight visits… read more
Daniel
Daniel
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree / Graduate Diploma
7,680 satisfied customers
How old does a child have to be to choose which parent they
How old does a child have to be to choose which parent they live with ?? I am the father, what rights do I have if i move interstate without the mothers consent ? we both share 50% custody by personal… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
Hi Need advice on a family situation. My siblings partner
Hi Need advice on a family situation. My sibling's partner has left with their child - it's been 6.5wks now. Over the no of yrs together she has left and returned on numerous occassions. Has just been… read more
Brisbane-Lawyer
Brisbane-Lawyer
Lawyer & Solicitor
Master
14,357 satisfied customers
this is a family law question. scenario is... a child is in
this is a family law question. scenario is... a child is in a shared custody agreement between a man and woman who are no longer together. the primary carer of the child is the mother. both parents li… read more
Advocate
Advocate
Master's Degree
350 satisfied customers
Just wanting to know about parental rights, in regards to a
Just wanting to know about parental rights, in regards XXXXX XXXXX father being able to see his new born child of 6mths of age. He has been told he can't do anything until the child is 10yrs of age? i… read more
Deborah Awyzio
Deborah Awyzio
Principal Accredited Family Law Speciali
Bachelor's Degree
863 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Sean

Sean

Experienced lawyer

855 satisfied customers

Law degree with 1st class honours from Australian National University.

Darren Kruse

Darren Kruse

Solicitor

16 satisfied customers

Practising in in Personal Injury, Workcover, Civil Disputes, Family, Wills and Estates and Criminal law.

Leon

Leon

Solicitor

33,424 satisfied customers

BEc Dip Ed, Dip Law (SAB) MTax (UNSW)

John Melis

John Melis

Lawyer

31,751 satisfied customers

Family Law, Commercial Law, Property law, Probate & Wills, Employment Law, International Law, Criminal and Traffic Law, Litigation Tribunal & Courts

Daniel

Daniel

Solicitor

7,680 satisfied customers

Bachelor of Laws (dist) Graduate Diploma in Legal Practise. Admitted NSW Supreme Court / High Court

Patrick H.

Patrick H.

Lawyer

5,422 satisfied customers

Dip Law LPAB - Sydney based lawyer

James D. Ford

James D. Ford

Solicitor

1,600 satisfied customers

Lawyer | Founder & CEO at Blue Ocean Law Group

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x