In the recent Supreme Court of the British Indian Ocean Territory “BIOT” judgment CT et al v The Commissioner for the BIOT, it was found that the Children Act 1989 applies on BIOT, this means that the vulnerable migrant children on the island are entitled to all the protections the Act provides.

Naomi Wiseman of 1KBW was led by Chris Buttler KC of Matrix Chambers, instructed by Sulaiha Ali of Duncan Lewis.

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