Standard 1 of the Children’s code requires online services to treat the best interests of the child as a primary consideration when designing and developing online services likely to be accessed by a child.
To consider whether you are acting in the best interests of children, you must consider how your use of their data impacts the rights they hold under the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC).
To help you makes this assessment, we have created tools, templates and guidance.
Tools & templates for your organisation
Download the tools and templates to help you with your assessment.
If you’d like to understand what the UNCRC is and what it means for online services, read this article: