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Adoption: The Adoption and Children Act 2002
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O A single person. O A married couple. O A couple ‘living in an enduring family relationship’ of the same or a

different sex; to establish this requires an unambiguous intention to create and maintain family life and a factual matrix consistent with that intention. It is not necessary for the partners to reside in the same family ( Re T and M (Adoption) [2010] EWHC 964 (Fam)).