It has appeared, where some clients have run security audits and require all HTTP URLs to be redirected to HTTPS. This is something that requires Tech-Ops to make changes to the application via the backend config files.
Due to the time consuming approval process for this change, it has been requested that this functionality should be a part of the front end application.
Currently, this requires a request to Adobe Tech-Ops, which may also require a review from a security engineer before the request can be completed.
Additionally, an enhancement in NEO-19457 has been put forth for consideration in a later release.