Shared Residence is a legal status which recognises that after parental separation, the children have a home with both parents. Shared residence orders can also be made in other circumstances. Research shows that children fare best when both parents are substantially involved in their children's day-to-day care.

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Our guide on shared residence . Includes an analysis of case law, court process guides, links to court forms and other documents, and full text of case law. Also see our mediation guide.