Formerly Northern Ireland Guardian Ad Litem Agency.
Children’s Court Guardian Agency for Northern Ireland are a 'voice' for children who are subjects of public law and adoption proceedings before the courts in Northern Ireland.
The Children’s Court Guardian Agency for Northern Ireland is an independent officer of the Court who is experienced in working with children and families. Under the Children (NI) Order 1995, a Children’s Court Guardian is appointed to safeguard the interests of children who are the subject of Court proceedings. This may be either adoption or care proceedings.