• The Children Act

  • The Child Abduction Act

  • Act relating to free legal aid

  • General Civil Penal Code (see section 216)



  • Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction of 25 October 1980 (the Hague Convention)
    English Norwegian

  • European Convention on Recognition and Enforcement of Decisions concerning Custody of Children and on Restoration of Custody of Children of 20 May 1980 (the Council of Europe Convention)
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