What is an inter-country adoption?
An inter-country adoption is when you legally adopt a child from another country, and bring the child to your country to live.
The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.
Additional Hague Adoption Articles
- What is a Hague adoption?
- What is the Hague Adoption Convention?
- What is the Hague adoption process for a U.S. citizen?
- If I live in the U.S. does the Hague Adoption Convention apply to me?