Care & Protection Fact Sheets

The fact sheets contained in this section of the website are designed to help people involved in Children’s Court matters concerning the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) in care and protection.

They are NOT for parties in family law disputes.

If you are seeking information about family law matters, please refer to the family law fact sheets about attending court and court orders in family law matters.

Alternately, contact us or phone our office on 1300 4 FAMILY and we can provide you with a copy.

Care & Protection Fact Sheets
Varying Orders

Varying Orders

In some circumstances, parties will seek to vary or rescind care Orders after they have been made for a period of time. As a general rule, it is extremely difficult to set aside Orders and parties that bring such applications to the Court must show there has been...

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These fact sheets are designed to provide an overview of the relevant issues and systems so that you have a better understanding of the process.

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