Supreme Court

Write an affidavit

Section 2: Parenting (Optional)

 

I am the:

claimant
respondent
Child/children's names:

 

General information

I swear this affidavit because:

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I am applying to this Court to determine parenting arrangements.

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I am responding to an application to this Court to determine parenting arrangements.

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I am applying to this Court to change the parenting arrangements that are currently in place.

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I am responding to an application by the (claimant/respondent) to change the parenting arrangements that are currently in place.

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Other:

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There are no previous agreements or orders in place about guardianship or parenting arrangements.

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There are previous agreements or orders, dated , in place about guardianship or parenting arrangements. Attached as Exhibit in chronological order are copies of all agreements, or orders made by another court, regarding parenting time.

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Since the previous agreements or orders of this Court about guardianship or parenting arrangements, dated , the following change in circumstances has occurred:

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The (claimant/respondent) and I have attempted to resolve our current dispute through dispute resolution as follows:

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of .

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Guardianship

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The (claimant/respondent) and I are each guardians of the children under the Family Law Act because we have lived together with the children.

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We have never lived together with the children, but the (claimant/respondent) and I are each guardians of the children under the Family Law Act because the children have resided with each of us.

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The (claimant/respondent) and I are each guardians of the children under the Family Law Act because even though the children have never resided with the (claimant/respondent), I agree that the (claimant/respondent) is also a guardian of our children.

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The (claimant/respondent) and I are each guardians of the children under the Family Law Act because even though the children have never resided with me, the (claimant/respondent) agrees that I am also a guardian of our children.

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The (claimant/respondent) and I are each guardians of the children under the Family Law Act because even though the children have never resided with the (claimant/respondent), that parent regularly cares for the children.

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I am a guardian of the children, but the (claimant/respondent) is not a guardian of the children because they have never resided with the children, and we do not have an agreement that they are also a guardian.

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I am not a guardian of the children because I have never resided with the children, and the (claimant/respondent) and I do not have an agreement that I am also a guardian.

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Parenting arrangements

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Before separation, the (claimant/respondent) and I shared the care of the children as follows:

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Since separation, the (claimant/respondent) and I have shared the care of the children as follows:

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Since separation, the parenting schedule has been as follows:

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Parenting time for the following dates did not proceed because

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On or about , the following event occurred:

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Information about the children

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The children attend

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My child has the following medical problems, special needs, or challenges at school:

Attached as Exhibit in chronological order are copies of the applicable reports, assessments, or other documents.
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My child has the following medical problems, special needs, or challenges at school:

Attached as Exhibit in chronological order are copies of the applicable reports, assessments, or other documents.
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The children have the following interests or activities:

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The children's relationships with other family members are

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The children have said the following to me about their wishes:

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The children's emotional well-being appears to be

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Since separation, I have taken the following steps to reduce disruption in the children's lives:

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Information about you or the other party

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My living arrangements are

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The (claimant/respondent)'s living arrangements are

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My work schedule is and I do not expect it to change.

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My work schedule is and I expect it to change as follows:

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My non-work, non-parenting commitments are and I do not expect this to change.

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My non-work, non-parenting commitments are and I expect this to change as follows:

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The schedule of the (claimant/respondent) is

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I am concerned about the (claimant/respondent) ability to exercise their parental responsibilities because

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On or about , the following event occurred:

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Family violence, child protection, and criminal history

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I am not aware of any incidents of family violence, as the term is defined in section 1 of the Family Law Act, that affect the children.

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I am aware of the following incidents of family violence, as the term is defined in section 1 of the Family Law Act, that affect the children:

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I have not been and am not currently involved in any child protection proceedings under the Child, Family, and Community Services Act that may be relevant to the children's safety or concern children under my care.

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I have been or am currently involved in the following child protection proceedings under the Child, Family, and Community Services Act that may be relevant to the children's safety or concern children under my care:

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There are no criminal offences I have been convicted of and not pardoned for, and I am not currently charged with any criminal offences.

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I have been convicted of, and not pardoned for, the following criminal offences:

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I am currently charged with the following criminal offences:

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I believe the (claimant/respondent) has been involved in the following court proceedings under the Child, Family, and Community Services Act or the Criminal Code that may be relevant to the children's safety or concern children under my care:

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Proposed arrangements

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I propose that each parent remain a guardian and have all of the parental responsibilities.

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I propose that each parent remain a guardian. to have all of the parental responsibilities, and to have the following specified parental responsibilities:

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to be the sole guardian of the children with all of the parental responsibilities. to have reasonable and generous contact with the children.

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I propose the following parenting time schedule:

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The children to live for approximately equal time with each guardian.

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The children to live primarily with . to have generous parenting time with the children.

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Specified parenting time as follows:

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Other:

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I propose the following schedule for parenting time during holidays and special days:

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Responding affidavit clauses

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I am responding to an application by the (claimant/respondent) for an order for

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On or about , the following event occurred:

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Other information

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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Attached as Exhibit are copies of

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