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What's the right age for BBM?


BBM says

This number is taken from BBM's own guidelines and are accurate as of March 2016.


Our panel says

Based on our independent panel surveyed in December 2015.


Children say

Based on 1725 responses from children and young people we asked in December 2015.


Parents say

Based on 172 votes from parents who have visited this site – you can vote too!

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Is content on BBM suitable for 8 to 12 year olds?

34% of reviewers reported seeing content that might be unsuitable for children aged 8-12 on this site.


Medium Risk

Violence and hatred

Low Risk


Medium Risk

Suicide and self-harm

Low Risk


Medium Risk

Parents did not report viewing inappropriate content on this app.

Children and young people reported bullying as their main concerns over content.

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