Guidance

Forced marriage protection orders (FL701)

How a protection order can help if you’re being forced into marriage, or are already in a forced marriage.

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Guidance on forced marriage protection orders, including:

  • what forced marriage is
  • how forced marriage protection orders can help
  • how to apply
  • getting an order quickly
  • what happens at a hearing

Further information on forced marriage protection orders on GOV.UK.

Published 1 April 2017
Last updated 27 April 2020 + show all updates
  1. Revised FL701 guidance uploaded.

  2. First published.