Custody & Access

Parenting Plan Sample 1

Custody to One Parent, Access to the Other Parent


Anita Jean Jones will have custody of the children, Jane Marie Jones and John Martin Jones, and their primary residence will be with her.


Mark Allen Jones will have access to the children as set out below:

Information Sharing

The parents will share all information related to significant events in the children’s daily lives with one another in a timely fashion.

Children’s Surname

The children’s surname will remain unchanged and neither party shall make an application under The Change of Name Act or any similar legislation to change the children’s surname without the written consent of the other parent.

Major Decisions

Anita will inform Mark of any major decisions affecting the children and will consider the input and opinion of Mark notwithstanding that Anita has the final authority to make such decisions.

Guiding Principles

The parents agree that they intend to be guided by the following principles relating to custody, access and residency of the children: