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Family Law

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13 OCT 2016

Private law cases received by Cafcass in September highest since implementation of CAP

Journals Manager + Online Editor

@matthia5mueller

Private law cases received by Cafcass in September highest since implementation of CAP

New private law cases received during September marks the highest monthly demand since March 2014

In September 2016, Cafcass received a total of 3,588 new private law cases. This is a 19% increase on September 2015 levels. In total Cafcass received 20,677 new private law cases between April and September 2016.

The latest year to date demand is 12.5% (2,296 cases) higher than April to September 2015 and 28.1% (4,537 cases) higher than April to September 2014.


The full figures are available on the Cafcass website.
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