How long is the process of adoption after a baby is placed at the baby hatch?

  • According to the child act, the police report, admission of baby to the government hospital and informing the JKM protector must be done within 24 hours.
  • The adoption procedure begins upon receiving the green light from all parties, especially from the hospital who will certify that the baby is fit for discharge. The Potential Adoptive Parents will receive the baby at the Children’s Court.