Adoption

This script explains the adoption process in British Columbia, both adopting a child within BC and adopting a child from overseas. Topics include who can adopt, factors considered in placing a child, the birth parents' consent, adopting an aboriginal child, and international adoptions.

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produced by
The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
produced in
2015
last reviewed
February 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
basics
tags
adoption, birth mother, birth father, adoptive parents, Aboriginal child, open adoption, international adoption, adoption agency, Dial-A-Law
other formats
audio/podcast