Guides - Foreigners In The UK
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A forced marriage is when one or both spouses do not, or cannot consent to the marriage. There is usually some level of duress, whether it is psychological, physical, or sexual in nature. The practice often involves forcing a young girl to marry an older man. In developing countries, as many as one in three girls is married before reaching the age of 18, and one in seven is married before age 15.

If you are a permanent resident in the UK and currently living here or if you are a British citizen, you can apply for permission for your children under age 18 and dependent relatives to travel to the UK in view to settle with you on a permanent basis (settlement visa).

Once in the UK, they will be able apply for permission to settle permanently (indefinite leave to remain).