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TikTok

13+
Minimum age according to TikTok
13+ Minimum age according to TikTok

What is TikTok?

TikTok (formerly Music.ly) is a social media app for creating and sharing short videos. You can create and share short lip-sync, comedy and talent videos of up to 10 minutes long. 

Website: tiktok.com

Apps: Android app, Apple iOS app

How do people use TikTok?

Learn more about the benefits and risks associated with how people use video sharing services like TikTok.

TikTok is used for: in-app purchasing, live streaming, messaging/online chat, online relationships, photo/video sharing and screen capture

How can you report online abuse or block someone?

How can you protect your personal information?

Key safety links

  • Content controls
    Manage what you see on TikTok including how to restrict and report harmful content.
  • Topic guides
    Information about common concerns related to content shared on TikTok including bullying, eating disorders, COVID-19 and online challenges.
  • Guardian's guide
    Provides a range of safety information for parents about using TikTok.
  • Community guidelines
    Rules for using TikTok which should be followed by every user.
  • Wellbeing
    Information and resources to support wellbeing on TikTok.
  • Terms of use
    The terms you agree to when you use TikTok.
  • Privacy policy
    Outlines TikTok’s privacy policy guidelines including the information they collect and how they use your data.

Last updated: 02/04/2024