Custody vs Access

The terms ‘custody’ and ‘access’ are often confusing to parents. Even the courts will use the term ‘custody’ when, in actuality, they are referring to access.

So what is the difference? How do they affect your rights as a parent?

Custody:

Custody refers to the parental control over, and the parental responsibility for, the care, upbringing and education of the child. This is […]