Step-parent adoption: Family ties

Lehna Gardiner outlines the statutory and procedural requirements on an application for an adoption order by a step-parent

Cases Referenced

  • Re D (Adoption: Parent’s Consent) [1977] AC 602
  • Re P (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1174
  • Söderbäck v Sweden [1998] ECHR 103