Section 13 –Control of expert evidence and assessments in children proceedings


This section reflects the policy that expert evidence should only be used in children proceedings if necessary. It came into force on 22 April 2014. Court to control use of expert witnesses Subsection (1) prohibits the instruction of an expert to provide evidence for use in children proceedings unless the court has given permission. The […]

You need to log in to Community Care Inform to view this content. If you have a subscription, please log in here.

Please contact the Community Care Inform helpdesk or phone 020 3915 9444 if you require support or assistance or are unsure if you have a subscription.

If you don’t currently have access, click here to find out more about subscribing to Community Care Inform.