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FMC Response to MoJ Consultation, Reducing Family Conflict

The Family Mediation Council has submitted its response to the Ministry of Justice’s Consultation, Reducing Family Conflict, which sets out the government’s proposals for ‘no-fault divorce’. The FMC’s response is set out below. FMC Response to the Ministry of Justice’s Consultation: Reducing Family Conflict – Reform of the legal requirements for divorce The Family Mediation […]

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Appointment of new FMC Chief Assessor

The FMC is appointing a new Chief Assessor to start in late 2018/early 2019. Role description The FMC’s Chief Assessor ensures that the assessment of portfolios for FMCA accreditation is carried out in a fair and consistent manner. The Chief Assessor does this by: acting as a focal point for enquiries about the assessment procedure […]

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FMC Annual Report 2017

The FMC has published its Annual Report for 2017. This includes its accounts to the year ending 31.12.17 and the FMSB’s Annual Report for 2017.

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Consultation: PPC Code of Practice and Guidance

Over the last year, an FMC working group led by Adrienne Cox, a mediator member of the FMSB, has drafted a Code of Practice for PPCs and accompanying guidance. The working group was made up of a total of 10 experienced PPCs each nominated by the FMC, the FMSB and the member organisations of the […]

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New FMC Contact Details

From Monday 21st May, the FMC’s address and telephone number are changing. The new address is: Family Mediation Council International Dispute Resolution Centre 70 Fleet Street London EC4Y 1EY   The new telephone number is: 01707 594055 The office will be open between 9am – 3pm, Monday to Friday.

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FMC Code of Practice

The FMC has published an amended Code of Practice. The amendments are as follows: ·         the introduction of a pre-amble, which sets out that the FMC may publish Practice Directions, which will have the same standing as the Code of Practice, and which will be issued in order to having to avoid issuing a revised […]

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