Children's Act, 2005 (Act No. 38 of 2005)
General Regulations Regarding Children, 2010
Chapter 3 : Parental Responsibilities and Rights (Sections 18-35 of the Act)
Part II : Parenting Plans
11. Participation of child in preparation of parenting plans
|(1)||Bearing in mind the child's age, maturity and stage of development, such child must be consulted during the development of a parenting plan, and granted an opportunity to express his or her views, which must be accorded due consideration.|
|(2)||When a parenting plan has been agreed the child must, bearing in mind the child's age, maturity and stage of development, be informed of the contents of the parenting plan by the family advocate, a social worker, social service professional, psychologist, suitably qualified person or the child's legal representative.|
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