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5. Do I have to tell my adoptive parents that I want to discharge my adoption order, and do I need their consent?

Do I have to tell my adoptive parents that I want to discharge my adoption order, and do I need their consent?

Answer

No. 

You do not have to tell your adoptive parents and their consent to the discharge is not required. 

Your adoptive parents may be contacted to notify them about the application and they may be interviewed by the social worker who has to write a report for the Court about the application.