Relocation

  • Children: Relocation, travel and the Hague Convention – Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (2021).
    This page provides information for parents about reaching agreement about relocation, court applications which may be made where agreement cannot be reached, overseas travel and passports, that it is an offence to take or retain a child outside of Australia contrary to an order or authenticated written consent, agreeing to or preventing children being taken overseas, formalising travel arrangements, emergency court contact details, Hague convention applications and practice directions in relocation matters.
  • Children: Recovery orders - Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia (2021).

    Information on this page includes:

    • What is a recovery order?
    • Who can apply for a recovery order?
    • How do I apply for a recovery order?
    • How is a recovery order implemented?
    • What is a location order?
    • How do I apply for a location order (including a Commonwealth information order)?
    • What is a publication order?
    • My child has been taken overseas without my permission.