Children Born Outside of Marriage

This script discusses issues relating to children born parents who aren’t married, including parents in common-law relationships. These issues include birth registration, custody and access, inheritance rights, and so on.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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last reviewed
October 2018 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
children born outside of marriage, common-law relationship, change of name, birth registration, custody guardianship & access, guardianship of children, child support, estates, inheritance, Dial-A-Law
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