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My daughter is homeless with her son who is 5 and she is expecting

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My daughter is homeless with her son who is 5 and she is expecting another baby in October by a different partner who has left her. She has been offered a chance to move to Wales and live with her sister and partner in a 3 bedroom town house. The father of her first child has told her she cannot take their son with her even though he only works part time and lives in a 1 bedroom flat with his mother. My daughter is staying with me,her mum, for the time being but i only have a 2 bed house. Where does my daughter stand on this matter. Can she take my grandson with her?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Thomas Judge replied 1 year ago.
She would have to make an application to the court for a specific issue order to make the move with the child to Wales - as she is the carer of the child and is going for genuine reasons then in all likelihood the court will allow the move - she should also be entitled to a fee exemption - it is a form C100 from the family court.I hope this helpsPlease rate positively.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can someone at the court help her with the form she needs to fill in and how long would it take to process through the court?
Expert:  Thomas Judge replied 1 year ago.
Yes it is a very straight forward form and the court staff will usually help with completing it. I attach herewith some guidance for completing the form - http://www.familylaw.co.uk/system/uploads/attachments/0000/2078/CB1_1108.pdfhttp://hmctsformfinder.justice.gov.uk/HMCTS/GetForm.do?court_forms_id=2253The process time frame will depend - it can take a month but sometimes longer.Please rate positively
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Many thanks for your input as it has helped tremendously

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