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The Law about Children

Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service

The Law about Children

CAFCASS Cymru staff cannot offer legal advice, but you can find legal information specifically for children and about children via the links below.

Legal information for children and families

Visit : Citizens Advice Bureau (external link)

Visit: The Adolescent and Children's Trust (external link)

Visit: The ParentsCentre (external link)

Legal information about children

Visit: Children Act 2004 (external link)

Visit: The Children Act 1989 (external link)

Visit: Adoption and Children Act 2002 (external link)

Visit: Children and Adoption Act 2006 (external link)

Visit: Ministry of Justice (external link)

Information about children’s rights can be found below:

Visit: The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Children in Wales website) (external link)