What is the maximum age of a child before which he can be legally adopted.
B.N.Rajamohamed (advocate / commissioner of oaths) 18 March 2009
Section 10(iv) of Hindu Adoption and Maintenance Act,1956 says that a person shall be adopted if he or she has not completed the age of 15 years unless there is a custom and usage governing the person to be adopted to get adopted after the completion of 15 years.
RAKHI BUDHIRAJA ADVOCATE (LAWYER AT BUDHIRAJA & ASSOCIATES SUPREME COURT OF INDIA) 18 March 2009
as per my view the age for adoption is 15 yrs.
Y V Vishweshwar Rao (Advocate ) 19 March 2009
. I agree with the views expressed by our learned friends
the www.adaptionindia .nic.in is very inforamtive
Rajesh Patel (DFA) 06 August 2011
What is the maximum age limit of Father & Mother of adoptee & adopter of child?
What is the maximum age limit of single person(male) in case of adoptee?
Is it necessary that the child is married in case of adoption?
If parents are there then is it necessary to take in concern or take a sign of mother who is alived at the time of adoption in case of adopted?