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Shared custody. Only a few families manage it.

by Kate Marr on March 11, 2011

Kate Marr, Family Lawyer

Figures  published in an article titled “Shared Custody Remains a Problem” on the SBS website on 1 February 2011 state that only 16% of children have a shared time arrangement, most commonly a 35/65 split in favour of the mother.

On 1 July 2006, the family law system significantly changed.  Amendments included compulsory attendance at family dispute resolution (prior to … Read more