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Applying for a Certificate (Section 39) - Recognition of a foreigner judgement concerning divorce or exercise of parental authority (Form 15987*01)

Ministry of Justice - Cerfa n° 15987*01
Autre numéro : certificate article 39

This certificate allows the recognition of decisions taken in another Member State of the European Union in respect of

  • matrimonial (divorce, legal separation, annulment of marriage)
  • and parental responsibility (exercise of parental authority, residence of the child, right of access and accommodation)

after 1to March 2001.

The part of the decision concerning child support is not covered by this Regulation.

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Verified 15 March 2022 - Legal and Administrative Information Directorate (Prime Minister)