X (Adopted Child: Access To Court File): FC 9 Sep 2014

The applicant’s father had been adopted. Both he and the adopting parents had since died. The applicant now sought disclosure of the records to reveal her the court record of her father’s adoption order.
Held: The order should be made.

Sir James Munby P FD
[2014] EWFC 33
Bailii, Jud
Adoption and Children Act 2002 79(4)
England and Wales
CitedRe H (Adoption: Disclosure of Information ) 1995
An application was made by the sister of an adopted child for disclosure of the records held in order to allow her to make contact and to warn her of the fact that she might have an inherited genetic disease.
Held: The jurisdiction to grant . .
CitedD v Registrar General 1997
The court considered the procedure to be followed in applications for disclosure to other family members of information held by the Registrar to allow them to contact the adopted child. . .
CitedFL v Registrar General FD 24-May-2010
The claimant sought disclosure of information held by the respondent as to the identities of her pre-adoptive natural parents. . .

Lists of cited by and citing cases may be incomplete.

Adoption, Information, Administrative

Updated: 11 November 2021; Ref: scu.536476