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International Child Abduction Unit: request for co-operation form published

Guidance provided for local authorities

The International Child Abduction and Contact Unit has published a form and guidance notes for local authorities to use in child protection cases to make a request for co-operation to another country. The form is intended to help local authorities check their request is covered by the Regulation or Convention and to ensure that they include enough information to enable the ICACU to process their request.  The form can be completed by a local authority lawyer or social worker.

The aim of the form is to:

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