Manage your child's Google Account with Family Link

You can use Family Link to create and manage Google Accounts for children under 13 or the applicable age in your country.

How account management works

You can create a Google Account for your child under 13 or the applicable age in your country. Then, you can use Family Link to do things like:

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

Requirements

To use Family Link to manage the Google Account for your child under 13 or the applicable age in your country, you need to:

  • Have a Google Account
  • Have an Android device, iPhone, or iPad to download the Family Link app on
  • Live in one of the following countries:
Asia
  • Japan
Europe
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia
  • Cyprus
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Latvia
  • Lithuania
  • Luxembourg
  • Malta
  • Netherlands
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Romania
  • Slovakia
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • United Kingdom
North America
  • Canada
  • Mexico
  • United States
Oceania
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
South America
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Chile
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