Forced Marriage Unit - Foreign & Commonwealth Office.

Type of service:
National Organisation
King Charles Street, Foreign & Commonwealth Office, London, SW1A 2AH
Telephone number:
020 7008 1500
Email address:
Service description:
If you are worried you might be forced into marriage or are worried about a friend or relative see information for victims, or call us on 0207 008 0151.

Our trained professionals offer confidential advice and assistance to:

those who have been forced into marriage

those at risk of being forced into marriage

people worried about friends or relatives
professionals working with actual or potential victims of forced marriage.
What do we do?
Abroad, we work with embassy staff to rescue victims who may have been held captive, raped, forced into a marriage or into having an abortion.

In the UK the FMU assists actual and potential victims of forced marriage, as well as professionals working in the social, educational and health sectors. See our pages on information for professionals and information for victims for more information.

We have a number of publications that are available free of charge including leaflets, posters, statutory and practice guidelines.
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Age range:
0 - 0
Eligibility criteria:
  • None (no Criteria For Eligibility)
Referral route:
  • Contact Venue
  • Self Referral
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