SA, R (on the application of) v Kent County Council [2011] EWCA Civ 1303 (10 November 2011)

In an important case in respect of family placements during the course of LA involvement the CA upheld the judgment of Black J that a child placed with her grandmother but with no public law order was a ‘looked after child’ and that therefore the grandmother was entitled to a fostering allowance from the relevant LA.