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Latest new private law cases received data

Cafcass releases figures for May 2018

In May 2018, the Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service received a total of 3,704 new private law cases.

This is the third highest total for the month of May since records began.

The unit of measurement for these figures is a private law case upon its receipt by Cafcass from the Court and its entry into the Electronic Management System.

(Note - a case can involve multiple children and multiple application types).
For the monthly statistics, click here.