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Relocation of the residence of a parent is governed by Florida Statute 61.13001.

Relocation is defined as a change in the location of the principal residence of a parent or other person from his or her principal place of residence at the time of the last order establishing or modifying time-sharing, or at the time of filing the pending action to establish or modify time-sharing. The change of location must be at least 50 miles from that residence, and for at least 60 consecutive days not including a temporary absence from the principal residence for purposes of vacation, education, or the provision of health care for the child.

The parents or any other person entitled to time-sharing with the child may agree to the relocation of the child.  All parties must sign a written agreement stating they consent to the relocation.  The agreement must describe and outline the new time-sharing schedule, the arrangements for transporting and exchanging the child for visitation.

If an agreement is unable to be reached, the parent seeking to relocate must file a petition for relocation and serve it upon the other parent.