Their Legal Rights
Here you will find charters, conventions and other documents that are relevant to the issue of children of imprisoned parents. This legislation provides a legal framework for the right of children to maintain contact with their imprisoned parents(s).
The list is as follows:
- European Prison Rules
- 2000 Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union
- 1989 UN Convention on the Rights of the Child
- 1977 UN Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners
We also provide links on each page to the full text version.
If you are aware of existing legislation relating to the rights of children of prisoners that is not listed, please do not hesitate to contact us.
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