goes to the wrong Google page

If we’re sending you to the wrong Google site, there are a few ways to get to a different Google page.

Why you might see a different Google site

Google Search is customized for many countries and regions around the world. For example, if you do a Google search in France, you’ll get search results on instead of

Change the Google site you’re sent to

If you're ending up at the wrong Google site, we might be detecting your IP address incorrectly. For example, this could be happening to you if you’re in Australia ( but you’re being sent to the Google domain for the United Kingdom (

Please report the problem so that we can update your IP address. We can usually fix the problem pretty quickly, but it could take more than a month.

My Google location is wrong

If your search location is in the wrong city or region but the Google site is correct, change your location on Google.

Visit instead of your local Google site

If you want to use instead of your local Google site, you have two options:

  • If you've been redirected by to another Google site (like, click the link in the bottom right corner of the page.
  • Bookmark Anytime you visit this page, you’ll be taken to Note: If you delete your cache or cookies, you'll need to bookmark the link again.

Kaley is on the Search support team and author of this help page. Please leave her suggestions below on how to improve this article.

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