What happens when a parent breaks a parenting plan?
A parenting plan is not legally binding in the sense that it is not a legally enforceable agreement. For example, if Parent A breaches a parenting plan by failing to stick to what was agreed,Parent B cannot ask a court to impose a penalty on Parent A for that breach.
How often should a father see their child?
Each family is unique and reasonable access for fathers depends on the individual circumstances. Some fathers see their children every day, while others might see them just once a month. Parents might share responsibilities and alternate weekend contact, or some fathers may have weekend contact every week.
Can I make my child’s father see him?
The argument of the court was based on the child’s welfare. In the end, courts can force people to do things, but they can’t force people to want to do things. The answer to the question, therefore, must still be: no, the courts cannot force a parent to see a child.