Family Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2017
Changes relating to applications for occupation and non-molestation orders
The Family Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2017, which come into force on 6 April 2017, amend the Family Procedure Rules 2010 Parts 10 (applications under Part 4 of the Family Law Act 1996) and 11 (applications under Part 4A of the Family Law Act 1996) respectively to:
- ensure that applicants for occupation or non-molestation orders under Part 10 do not, in person, hand over papers to respondents; and
- make minor, tidying consequential amendments to Part 11.