Family Procedure Rules

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General Forms
A4 (opens in new window)
Application For Revocation Of An Order Freeing A Child For Adoption
A5 (opens in new window)
Application For Substitution Of One Adoption Agency For Another
A50 (opens in new window)
Application for a placement order Section 22 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A50 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for a placement order Section 22 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A51 (opens in new window)
Application for variation of a placement order Section 23 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A51 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for variation of a placement order Section 23 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A52 (opens in new window)
Application for revocation of a placement order Section 24 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A52 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for revocation of a placement order Section 24 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A53 (opens in new window)
Application for a contact order Section 26 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A53 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for a contact order Section 26 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A54 (opens in new window)
Application for variation or revocation of a contact order Section 27(1)(b) Adoption and Children Act 2002
A54 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for variation or revocation of a contact order Section 27(1)(b) Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A55 (opens in new window)
Application for permission to change a child's surname Section 28 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A55 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for permission to change a child's surname Section 28 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A56 (opens in new window)
Application for permission to remove a child from the United Kingdom Section 28 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A56 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for permission to remove a child from the United Kingdom Section 28 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form

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A57 (opens in new window)
Application for a recovery order Section 41 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A57 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for a recovery order Section 41 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A58 (opens in new window)
Application for an adoption order Section 46 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A58 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for an adoption order Section 46 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A59 (opens in new window)
Application for a Convention adoption order Section 46 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A59 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for a Convention adoption order Section 46 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A60 (opens in new window)
Application for an adoption order (excluding a Convention adoption order) where the child is habitually resident outside the British Islands and is brought into the United Kingdom for the purposes of adoption Section 46 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A60 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for an adoption order (excluding a Convention adoption order) where the child is habitually resident outside the British Islands and is brought into the United Kingdom for the purposes of adoption Section 46 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A61 (opens in new window)
Application for an order for parental responsibility prior to adoption abroad Section 84 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A61 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for an order for parental responsibility prior to adoption abroad Section 84 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A62 (opens in new window)
Application for a direction under section 88(1) of the Adoption and Children Act 2002
A62 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for a direction under section 88(1) of the Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form
A63 (opens in new window)
Application for an order to annul a Convention adoption or Convention adoption order or for an overseas adoption or determination under section 91 to cease to be valid Section 89 Adoption and Children Act 2002
A63 Notes (opens in new window)
Application for an order to annul a Convention adoption or Convention adoption order or for an overseas adoption or determination under section 91 to cease to be valid Section 89 Adoption and Children Act 2002 - Notes on completing the form

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A64 (opens in new window)
Application to receive information from court records Section 60(4) Adoption and Children Act 2002
A64A (opens in new window)
Application to receive information from court records about a parental order Section 60(4) Adoption and Children Act 2002
A65 (opens in new window)
Confidential information
A100 (opens in new window)
Consent to the placement of my child for adoption with any prospective adopters chosen by the Adoption Agency Section 19 of the Adoption and Children Act 2002
A101 (opens in new window)
Consent to the placement of my child for adoption with identified prospective adopters Section 19 of the Adoption and Children Act 2002
A101A (opens in new window)
Agreement to the making of a parental order in respect of my child Section 54 of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008
A102 (opens in new window)
Consent to the placement of my child for adoption with identified prospective adopter(s) and, if the placement breaks down, with any prospective adopter(s) chosen by the adoption agency Section 19 of the Adoption and Children Act 2002
A103 (opens in new window)
Advance Consent to Adoption Section 20 of the Adoption and Children Act 2002
A104 (opens in new window)
Consent to Adoption The Adoption and Children Act 2002
A105 (opens in new window)
Consent to the making of an Order under Section 84 of the Adoption and Children Act 2002
A106 (opens in new window)
Withdrawal of Consent Sections 19 and 20 of the Adoption and Children Act 2002
A107 (opens in new window)
Consent by the child's parent to adoption by their partner The Adoption and Children Act 2002

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C1 (opens in new window)
Application for an Order
C1A (opens in new window)
Allegations of harm and domestic violence (Supplemental information form)
C2 (opens in new window)
Application
  • For permission to start proceedings
  • For an order or directions in existing proceedings
  • To be joined as, or cease to be, a party in existing family proceedings under the Children Act 1989
C3 (opens in new window)
Application for an order authorising search for, taking charge of and delivery of child
C4 (opens in new window)
Application for an order for disclosure of a child's whereabouts
C5 (opens in new window)
Local Authority application concerning the registration of a child-minder or a provider of day care
C8 (opens in new window)
Confidential contact details
C9 (opens in new window)
Statement of service
C11 (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for an Emergency Protection Order
C12 (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for a warrant to assist a person authorised by an Emergency Protection Order
C13A (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for a Special Guardianship Order Section 14A Children Act 1989
C14 (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for authority to refuse contact with a child in care
C15 (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for contact with a child in care
C16 (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for a Child Assessment Order
C17 (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for Education Supervision Order
C17A (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for an extension of an Education Supervision Order
C18 (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for a Recovery Order

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C19 (opens in new window)
Application for a warrant of assistance
C20 (opens in new window)
Supplement for an application for an order to hold a child in Secure Accommodation
C51 (opens in new window)
Application for a Parental Order Section 54 Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008
C52 (opens in new window)
Acknowledgement of an application for a Parental Order
C60 (opens in new window)
Certificate referred to in Article 39 of Council Regulation (EC) No. 2201/ 2003 of 27 November 2003 concerning judgments on parental responsibility
C61 (opens in new window)
Certificate referred to in Article 41(1) of Council Regulation (EC) No. 2201/2003 of 27 November 2003 concerning judgments on rights of access
C62 (opens in new window)
Certificate referred to in Article 42(1) of Council Regulation (EC) No. 2201/2003 of 27 November 2003 concerning the return of the child
C63 (opens in new window)
Application for declaration of parentage under section 55A of the Family Law Act 1986
C64 (opens in new window)
Application for declaration of legitimacy or legitimation under section 56 (1) (b) and (2) of the Family Law Act 1986
C65 (opens in new window)
Application for declaration as to adoption effected overseas under section 57 of the Family Law Act 1986
C66 (opens in new window)
Application for inherent jurisdiction order in relation to children
C67 (opens in new window)
Application under the Child Abduction and Custody Act 1985 or Article 11 of Council Regulation (EC) 2201/2003
C68 (opens in new window)
Application for international transfer of jurisdiction to or from England and Wales
C69 (opens in new window)
Application for registration, recognition or non recognition of a judgment under Council Regulation (EC) 2201/2003
C78 (opens in new window)
Application for attachment of a warning notice to a contact order
C79 (opens in new window)
Application related to enforcement of a contact order
C100 (opens in new window)
Application under the Children Act 1989 for a residence, contact, prohibited steps, specific issue section 8 order or to vary or discharge a section 8 order
C110 (opens in new window)
Application under the Children Act 1989 for a care or supervision order
C(PRA1) (opens in new window)
Parental Responsibility Agreement
C(PRA2) (opens in new window)
Step Parent Parental Responsibility Agreement
C(PRA3) (opens in new window)
Parental Responsibility Agreement  Section 4ZA Children Act 1989 (Acquisition of parental responsibility by second female parent)

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D5 (opens in new window)
Notice to be indorsed on documents served in accordance with rule 6.14
D6 (opens in new window)
Statement of Reconciliation
D8 (opens in new window)
Divorce/dissolution/(judicial) separation petition
D8 Notes (opens in new window)
Supporting notes for guidance on completing a divorce/dissolution/(judicial) separation petition
D8A (opens in new window)
Statement of arrangements for children
D8B (opens in new window)
Answer to a divorce/dissolution/(judicial) separation or nullity petition
D8D (opens in new window)
Petition for a presumption of death decree/order and the dissolution of a marriage/civil partnership
D8D Notes (opens in new window)
PSupporting notes for guidance on completing a petition for a presumption of death decree/order and the dissolution of a marriage/civil partnership
D8N (opens in new window)
Nullity petition
D8N Notes (opens in new window)
Supporting notes for guidance on completing a nullity petition
D11 (opens in new window)
Application Notice
D13B (opens in new window)
Statement in support of a request to dispense with service of the divorce/dissolution/nullity/(judicial) separation petition on the Respondent
D20 (opens in new window)
Medical examination: statement of parties and examiner
D36 (opens in new window)
Notice of Application for Decree Nisi to be made Absolute or Conditional Order to be made final

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D50 (opens in new window)
Notice of application under section 17 of the Married Women's Property Act 1882/section 66 of the Civil Partnership Act 2004
D50A (opens in new window)
Notice of proceedings and acknowledgement of service under section 17 of the Married Women's Property Act 1882/section 66 of the Civil Partnership Act 2004
D50B (opens in new window)
Application under section 17 of The Married Women's Property Act 1882/section 66 of the Civil Partnership Act 2004/Application to transfer a tenancy under The Family Law Act 1996
D50C (opens in new window)
Application on ground of failure to provide reasonable maintenance
D50D (opens in new window)
Application for alteration of maintenance agreement after the death of one of the parties under section 36 of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973/paragraph 73 of Schedule 5 to the Civil Partnership Act 2004
D50E (opens in new window)
Application for permission to apply for financial relief after overseas divorce/dissolution etc under section 13 of the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984 / paragraph 4 of Schedule 7 to the Civil Partnership Act 2004
D50F (opens in new window)
Application for financial relief after overseas divorce etc under section 12 of the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984/paragraph 4 to Schedule 7 to the Civil Partnership Act 2004
D50G (opens in new window)
Application to prevent transactions intended to defeat prospective applications for financial relief
D50H (opens in new window)
Application for alteration of maintenance agreement during parties lifetime
D50J (opens in new window)
Application for an order preventing avoidance under section 32L of the Child Support Act 1991
D50K (opens in new window)
Notice of Application for Enforcement by such method of enforcement as the court may consider appropriate
D62 (opens in new window)
Request for issue of Judgment Summons
D70 (opens in new window)
Application for Declaration of Marital/Civil Partnership Status

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D80A (opens in new window)
Statement in support of divorce/(judicial) separation – adultery
D80B (opens in new window)
Statement in support of divorce/dissolution/(judicial) separation – unreasonable behaviour
D80C (opens in new window)
Statement in support of divorce/dissolution/(judicial) separation – desertion
D80D (opens in new window)
Statement in support of divorce/dissolution/(judicial) separation – 2 years' consent
D80E (opens in new window)
Statement in support of divorce/dissolution/(judicial) separation – 5 years' separation
D80F (opens in new window)
Statement in support of annulment – void marriage/civil partnership
D80G (opens in new window)
Statement in support of annulment –  voidable marriage/civil partnership
D81 (opens in new window)
Statement of information for a Consent Order in relation to a financial remedy
D84 (opens in new window)
Application for a decree nisi/conditional order or (judicial) separation decree/order
D89 (opens in new window)
Request for personal service by a court bailiff
D151 (opens in new window)
Application for registration of maintenance order in a magistrates' court
D180 (opens in new window)
Concerning judgements in matrimonial matters
D252 (opens in new window)
Notice of commencement of assessment of bill of costs.
D254 (opens in new window)
Request for a default costs certificate
D258 (opens in new window)
Request for a detailed assessment of hearing
D258A (opens in new window)
Request for detailed assessment (legal aid only)
D258B (opens in new window)
Request for detailed assessment (Costs payable out of a fund other than the Community Legal Service Fund)
D258C (opens in new window)
Request for detailed assessment hearing pursuant to an order under Part III of the Solicitors Act 1974
D259 (opens in new window)
Notice of appeal against a detailed assessment (divorce)

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FL401 (opens in new window)
Application for a non molestation order/an occupation order
FL401A (opens in new window)
Application for a Forced Marriage Protection Order
FL403 (opens in new window)
Application to vary, extend or discharge
FL403A (opens in new window)
Application to vary, extend or discharge Forced Marriage Protection Orders
FL407 (opens in new window)
Applications for warrant of Arrest
FL407A (opens in new window)
Application for warrant of arrest for a Forced Marriage Protection Order
FL415 (opens in new window)
Statement of service
FL430 (opens in new window)
Application for leave to apply for a Forced Marriage Protection Order
FL431 (opens in new window)
Application to join / cease as a party to Forced Marriage Protection Proceedings
FM1 (opens in new window)
Family Mediation Information and Assessment Form FM1
Form A (opens in new window)
Notice of [intention to proceed with] an application for a financial order
(NOTE: This form should be used whether the applicant is proceeding with an application in the petition or making a free standing application)
Form A1 (opens in new window)
Notice of [intention to proceed with] an application for a financial remedy (other than a financial order) in the county or high court
Form A2 (opens in new window)
Notice of [intention to proceed with] an application for a financial remedy in the magistrates court
Form B (opens in new window)
Notice of an application to consider the financial position of the Respondent after the divorce/dissolution
Form E (opens in new window)
Financial statement
Form E Notes (opens in new window)
Form E (Financial Statement for a financial order or for financial relief after an overseas divorce or dissolution etc) Notes for guidance
Form E1 (opens in new window)
Financial Statement for a financial remedy (other than a financial order or financial relief after an overseas divorce or dissolution etc) in the county or High court
Form E2 (opens in new window)
Financial Statement for a financial remedy in the magistrates' court

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Form F (opens in new window)
Notice of allegation in proceedings for financial remedy
Form H (opens in new window)
Estimate of costs (financial remedy)
Form H1 (opens in new window)
Statement of Costs (financial remedy)
Form I (opens in new window)
Notice of request for periodical payments order at the same rate as order for interim maintenance pending outcome of proceeding
Form P (opens in new window)
Pension inquiry form
Form P1 (opens in new window)
Pension sharing annex
Form P2 (opens in new window)
Pension attachment annex
Form PPF (opens in new window)
Pension Protection Fund Inquiry Form
Form PPF1 (opens in new window)
Pension Protection Fund sharing annex
Form PPF2 (opens in new window)
Pension Protection Fund attachment annex
FP1 (opens in new window)
Application under Part 19 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010
FP1A (opens in new window)
Application under Part 19 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010 Notes for applicant on completing the application (Form FP1)
FP1B (opens in new window)
Application under Part 19 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010 Notes for respondent
FP2 (opens in new window)
Application notice Part 18 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010
FP3 (opens in new window)
Application for injunction (General form)
FP5 (opens in new window)
Acknowledgment of service Application under Part 19 of the Family Procedure Rules 2010
FP6 (opens in new window)
Certificate of service
FP8 (opens in new window)
Notice of change of solicitor
FP9 (opens in new window)
Certificate of suitability of litigation friend
FP25 (opens in new window)
Witness Summons

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N56 (opens in new window)
Form for replying to an attachment of earnings application (statement of means)
N161 (opens in new window)
Appellant's Notice
N161A (opens in new window)
Guidance Notes on Completing the Appellant's Notice
N161B (opens in new window)
Important Notes for Respondents
N162 (opens in new window)
Respondent's Notice
N162A (opens in new window)
Guidance Notes for Completing the Respondent's Notice
N163 (opens in new window)
Skeleton Argument
N164 (opens in new window)
Appellant's Notice
N260 (opens in new window)
Statement of costs (summary assessment)
N285 (opens in new window)
General Affidavit
N323 (opens in new window)
Request for Warrant of Execution
N336 (opens in new window)
Request and result of search in the attachment of earnings index
N337 (opens in new window)
Request for attachment of earnings order
N349 (opens in new window)
Application for a third party debt order
N379 (opens in new window)
Application for a charging order on land or property
N380 (opens in new window)
Application for charging order on securities
PLO8 (opens in new window)
Standard Directions on Issue
PLO9 (opens in new window)
Standard Directions at First Appointment
PLP10 (opens in new window)
Order Menu - Directions Revised Private Law Programme
REMO1
Notice of Registration - For court use only - not available for download
REMO2
Notice of Refusal of Registration For court use only - not available for download

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