If you have any queries relating to this change then I would be happy to discuss the matter with you.
Kind regards,[signature][your name]*Only include this paragraph if your child has expressed a view and is old enough to have a say in this regard (perhaps aged 9yrs and over) as clearly a toddler cannot express a reasoned view as to their name.
Please can you contact me within the next 14 days via email at [your email address] or phone ([your phone number]) to arrange a convenient time for us to meet to discuss this issue. Kind regards,[signature][your name][Your address]Dear [name], I am writing to inform you that I am taking our children [names of children] on holiday from [date] to [date]. This will not affect our current contact arrangements.*This will obviously affect our current contact arrangements.
We are going to [place in the UK] with [names of anyone else going]. I suggest that to make up for the time you would miss with our children during this period, you have the opportunity of an extra contact time of [number of days / evenings missed].
I am happy to arrange for this one-off addition to your contact at a mutually convenient time within 6 weeks of our return from holiday.*If you wish to discuss my holiday arrangements, please contact me within the next 7 days.
The final guide in our series, dealt with the ongoing issues you might face following a court order, including what to do when your ex refuses to uphold the order or attempts to change or adapt the court ruling against your wishes.
To accompany the final guide we've produced two sets of sample letters which should make it easier for you to communicate your wishes - and to keep a trackable record of all communications.
To read any of the guides in this series take a look at the overview page.
The first set of letters are:[Your address]Dear [name], I am writing in relation to our child, [child's full name].
I want to change [child's first name] name to [proposed full name].
My reasons for wanting to change [child's first name] are:[reasons[Child's first name]'s view on this matter is [insert view e.g. *As a person with parental responsibility, you have to consent to this name change.