Modern day slavery

The National Referral Mechanism (NRM) is a framework for identifying victims of human trafficking or modern slavery and ensuring they receive the appropriate support.

From 31 July 2015 the NRM was extended to all victims of modern slavery in England and Wales following the implementation of the Modern Slavery Act 2015.

Modern slavery includes human trafficking and slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour. 

Report potential victims of human trafficking or modern slavery

Read more about the National Referral Mechanism