Affidavit Supporting a Recovery Order Application

The affidavit supporting your recovery order aplication needs to give the Court all the evidence they need to decide whether recovery orders are in the best interests of the child.

Examples of the evidence to include in the affidavit are:

After completing the affidavit, you need to sign it in front of an authorised witness, usually by a Justice of the Peace or Lawyer. See the affidavit page for more information.

You should seek legal advice when preparing your affidavit, particularly if your application is urgent. The Court won't be able to make the recovery orders unless you have given them enough evidence.

Last updated: 16-Apr-2018

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