Family Court of Western Australia

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Practice Direction (No.1 of 2024)


The Chief Judge of the Family Court has issued a new Practice Direction.

Practice Direction (No.1 of 2024) refers to court forms which have been modified and approved for use, changes to certain Family Court Rules, and attaches standard orders and proposed Terms of Reference to be used as a guide to orders sought in applications for the appointment of experts to prepare reports concerning children in proceedings in the Family Court of WA.