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My exwife went to her sister party with 2 kids and she left

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my exwife went to her sister party with 2 kids and she left my 16 years alone at home
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Harris replied 1 year ago.

Hi, thank you for your enquiry. Please confirm if you are in England or Wales and elaborate on your question.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i am in london
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
can i call you now its urgent
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
what can i do now about this matter shall get the police involve?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i dont have enough money to call me back but please answar me in writing what i have to do now please
Expert:  Harris replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for confirming. Unfortunately, this will not be an issue as your child is 16 years old and it is not against the law to leave a 16 year old alone. I refer you to the guidance here: https://www.gov.uk/law-on-leaving-your-child-home-alone

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