Child interview in The Netherlands

Child interview in The Netherlands

The Convention does not demand the court to talk to the minor. However, EU countries (exept Denmark) are bound by the Brussel II bis regulation. Article 11 of his regulation states that in an abduction court procedure, the child must be given opportunity to be heard....
How to contact the Dutch Central Authority

How to contact the Dutch Central Authority

The Dutch Central Authority (Centrum IKO) is the first organisation to talk to if you want to file a return request yourself without starting a court procedure yet. They will do some research before deciding if they will accept your request. And then they will start...