3 guardians allowed on B.C. birth certificate

The first child to have 3 parents listed on their birth certificate in Canada is in the province of British Columbia. Under the new Family Law Act which was passed in 2013, a child can have up to 4 legal guardians listed on their birth certificate. In this recent case reported in the National Post, the registered guardians of Della Wolf Richards include a lesbian couple, and the biological father of the child.