Special Guardianship Order
A prospective SG must give the relevant LA three months notice of their intention to apply for an SGO.
Factors of the Court when making a SGO
The Court cannot make a SGO without a Local Authority reprt in relation to the suitability of the prospective SG to care for the child.
The Court will consider the welfare checklist set out at section 1(3) of the CA 1989 including:-