In today’s mobile society, travel and relocation can happen very frequently due to a career change, personal issues or change in relationship status. Moving with children after a divorce or a separation can be complicated.
As per Family Law, a child cannot move without the consent of the other parent or a court order to this effect.
Child mobility and travel can be a reason for litigation if not handled well. The court is guided by the child’s best interests only and not the parent’s rights and interests.
The factors considered by the court in making decisions include: