Child contact issues
Advice on contact arrangements which require children to travel between separate homes
Where parents do not live in the same household, children can be moved between their parents’ homes.
This does not mean a child must move between homes. If face-to-face contact cannot be maintained then it is expected that parents encourage contact through technology, such as Skype, FaceTime, and WhatsApp or by phone.
Further information on child contact issues
The Lord President has published guidance on compliance with court orders during the current crisis.
We have published information on the Parentclub website which covers court ordered contact and also more informal arrangements.
Further advice and FAQs about child contact and the coronavirus situation is available from the Scottish Women’s Right Centre .