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Statistics on FGM Protection Orders are publicly available as part of the Family Courts Statistics Quarterly series at https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/family-court-statistics-quarterly.
FGM Protection Orders were introduced on 17 July 2015 and statistics are only currently available for the period 1 July to 30 September 2015.
The number of applications made by police and local authorities in England were as follows:
No applications were made by local authorities or police in Wales.
As justice is a devolved matter, statistics on the number of applications made for an FGM Protection Order in Northern Ireland is a matter for the Northern Ireland Executive.