Child protection

Describes what can happen if the ministry thinks your child's safety is at risk, including your responsibilities and rights as a parent, how you can be involved in making decisions for your child's future, and how to avoid having to go to court.

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produced by
Legal Services Society
produced in
2019
last reviewed
May 2019 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
Family Law in BC website, family law, child protection, best interests of the child, BC Ministry of Children and Family Development Child Protection Mediation, Child Protection/Removal, child safety, child's best interests, contact with child, Ministry of Childrenchil and Family Development, removal of a child from the home