Manage your child's Google Account with Family Link

You can use Family Link to create and manage Google Accounts for children under 13.

How account management works

You can create a Google Account for your child under 13. Then, you can use Family Link to do things like:

Note: To see your child's device location or remotely manage their screen time and apps, you need the Family Link app.


To use Family Link to manage the Google Account for your child under 13, you need to:

  • Live in Australia, Canada, Ireland, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, or the United States
  • Have a credit or debit card for the parental consent fee
  • Have a Google Account
  • Have an Android device, iPhone, or iPad to download the Family Link app on
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