Emergency procedures

Emergency procedures guidance:

This Practice Note is impacted by the exit of the UK from the EU on 31 January 2020. This has implications for practitioners, inter alia, when considering which courts...

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Child arrangements orders Amendments made to section 8(1) of the Children Act 1989 (ChA 1989) removed the concepts of 'contact order' and 'residence order' and inserted...

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General criteria An emergency protection order (EPO) is a court order to be made in an emergency where it can be shown that unless emergency action is taken, the child...

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