Unmarried Spouses: About the Children in Your Family

This script discusses issues relating to children in unmarried relationships, where a man and woman live together as if they were married, but aren’t legally married. The topics include financial support for children in an unmarried relationship, child custody and adopting a child.

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The Canadian Bar Association, BC Branch (CBABC)
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May 2017 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.
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other family relationship, child support, step-parent, adoption, personal safety, change of name, Dial-A-Law
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