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Under the English law, a Child Arrangements Order expires when the young person reaches the age of 18. However, you can only apply for a Child Arrangements Order for a child aged between 16-18 in exceptional circumstances.
Does the court order specify which country the child must live in?
Ok thank you. If you want your son to legally live with you, you can make an application to vary the current child arrangement. It is called a C100 application, please see attached. Given he is almost 17, they will certainly take his wishes into account.
Not if the form doesn't specify your son needs to go back to Czech. It is an English order after all. You son should be able to stay in the UK.
If there is an English order, the child should reside in the UK. If any parent tries to take the child outside the UK for longer than 28 days they will be breaching the court order and committing an offence.
If you do not give your consent to your son living in Czech now, the mum cannot legally force him to go back.