Posted by on 26 November 2018

Changes in Domestic Violence Act & Care of Children Act

There have been a number of changes recently to how the Family Court operates due to amendments to the DV Act and the CoC Act.  Yolanda den Haring, the Family Court Coordinator has agreed to give a presentation on these changes from 10-12.30 on the 15th October.


If you wish to attend please contact Rob here.


Yolanda will cover:

The Domestic Violence Amendment Act changes that come into effect on 1 October 2014:

  • Information on the changes to the Act
  • Pamphlets
  • Question and answer session

Approx time: 30 mins

And the Care of Children Amendment Act changes that came into effect on 31 March 2014.  This will be an information session, including a step by step session through the current Family Court system:

  • Pamphlets
  • Process models
  • Selection of forms
  • Question and answer session

Approx time: 1hr 30mins.


As she is not legally trained, she will not be able to provide legal advice.


More information about the changes can be found here