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Adoption Act 2000 No 75
Current version for 27 June 2017 to date (accessed 23 September 2017 at 08:32)
Chapter 3 Introduction
 This Chapter provides for the making of arrangements for the placement of children for adoption through a government department and accredited adoption service providers. It makes it clear that individuals must not make their own adoption arrangements, either personally or through private institutions. The Chapter provides for the accreditation of charitable and non-profit organisations to provide adoption services.