A child under the age of 18 is considered a minor and is unable to sign a contract If your child is emancipated, meaning the court awarded them adult status In addition, if the child went to great lengths to make it appear that they were
(Amendment) Bill (to lower the age of contractual capacity from 21 years to 18 .. adults and those who should not because of the different demands for " adult-like" . it does appear as if the average adolescent is less responsible, more.
D. Should a person under the age of 18 years be permitted to acquire adult status in any circumstances? Minor's liability in respect of non-contractual matters The Act does not mention the possibility of an appeal, but it would appear to.