Child includes:



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  • your adopted child, stepchild or ex-nuptial child
  • a child of your spouse, and
  • someone who is your child within the meaning of the Family Law Act 1975 (for example, a child who is considered to be a child of a person under a state or territory court order giving effect to a surrogacy agreement).

The following definitions are for key terms in questions 4 and 8.

    Last modified: 29 Jun 2011QC 28061