The breakdown of any relationship is often a challenging and uncertain time with many issues to be resolved; having the right information helps you to make the best decision for you.

DNA testing

A DNA test can prove with near certainty whether someone is or is not the mother or father of a particular child, and whether or not a child is related to a particular individual. Read more

Ending a civil partnership

A civil partnership is a legally-registered relationship between two people of the same sex. For information on ending your civil partnership. Read more

Ending a marriage

When your marriage comes to an end, you will probably have a number of things to sort out with your partner, which may include childcare, money, housing, and other property and possessions. Read more

Getting or preventing access to my children

If you do not agree with the child’s other parent, you may need advice on the rights and responsibilities you have for your child, including resolving issues about when each parent sees a child, or where a child should live. Family Mediation is a positive approach to resolving issues within families. It may be possible for […] Read more