Forced and early marriage factsheet
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Forced and early marriage factsheet

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Title: PDF logo Forced and early marriage factsheet (PDF file) (Links to English resource)
Summary: This translated fact sheet outlines that forcing anybody to get married is a serious crime in Australia, and that people are free to choose whether to get married. The fact sheet provides facts on the illegality of taking or sending someone to another country for forced marriage or get someone else to organise this. It also contains contact details of support services.
Organisation: Australian Government, Department of Social Services
Last reviewed: February 2019
Target audience: New arrivals

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