Known child intercountry adoption

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Glossary Item
Synonymous names:Known adoption
METeOR identifier:722878
Registration status:Children and Families, Standard 02/12/2019
Definition:

An intercountry, non-program adoption where the child and the applicant had a pre-existing relationship prior to the adoption that allowed the adoption to occur. Without this relationship, the child would not generally be able to be adopted by the applicant through an intercountry adoption process.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Relational attributes

Metadata items which use this glossary item:

Adoptions DSS 2018-19 Children and Families, Standard 02/12/2019