GC v LD & Ors [2009] EWHC 1942 (Fam) (24 July 2009)

Bailii Report

Child taken into care by one local authority - interim residence order made in favour of grandmother, who lives in the area of another local authority - steps taken towards the making of a special guardianship order in favour of grandmother. Question arose as to which local authority should be responsible for financial support for the child. Held, original local authority should be responsible until special guardianship order made, thereafter grandmother's local authority.