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Female Genital Mutilation Risk Indication System (FGM RIS)


The FGM RIS is a new electronic system and an important development to support effective early intervention and ongoing safeguarding of girls potentially at risk of FGM. Find out more about the system and how it works.

What is the FGM RIS and why is it needed?

Find out more about why the system is being introduced

How does it work?

How the potential risk of FGM can be identified, recorded and shared between health and social care professionals


How use of the FGM RIS will help protect girls from FGM, and also benefit those who work in health and social care

Training and frequently asked questions

A helpful guide to accessing and using the FGM RIS with a range of supporting FAQs

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