Special guardians

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Who can be a special guardian?

To become a special guardian, you will need to apply for a special guardianship order (SGO). You need to be over 18 years old and can apply:

There are additional considerations, which you can discuss with our Special Guardianship team. See what to think about when applying to become a special guardian.

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How to become a special guardian

You can get in touch with them by emailing specialguardians@enfield.gov.uk or calling 020 8379 8490 (Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10am to 3:30pm).

For more information on all things special guardianship related, visit Special Guardians North London.