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Car Seat GUIDE

SAFETY ● DESIGN ● COMFORT

In the UK children must travel in the
appropriate child restraint until they reach either
135cm in height or 12 years old.
The information below should help you select
the correct seat to enable you to travel
with your child in safety and comfort.

Car Seat Guide by Weight
   
Child´s weight  Car seat
   
0kg to 13kg  Rear-facing baby carrier, or
rear-facing baby seat using a harness
9kg to 18kg  Rear or forward-facing baby seat
using a harness or safety shield
15kg to 36kg  Forward-facing child seat (high-backed
booster seat or booster cushion) using a
seatbelt

GROUP 0+

Birth – 13kg
(0 - 15 months)

GROUP 0+/1

Birth – 18kg
(0 - 4 years)

GROUP 1

9 - 18kg
(9 months - 3 years)

GROUP 2/3

15 - 36kg
(3 - 12 years)

GROUP 1/2/3

9 - 36kg
(9 months - 12 years)

TYPE OF CAR SEAT: Rear-facing baby carrier with 5 point harness

Where does it fit?   Rear-facing in the back or front of the car, only if
the airbag is turned off.
Should be fitted with seatbelt as per the instructions.

Tip:  Change to a group 0+/1 car seat when your child reaches 13kg
or when their head is higher than the top of the baby carrier.

TYPE OF CAR SEAT: Recliner with 5 point harness

Where does it fit?   In the rear of the car. First, rear facing up to 13kg,
then forward facing when your child can hold themselves perfectly.

Tip:   Change to a group 0+/1 car seat when your child reaches 13kg
or when their head is higher than the top of the baby carrier.

Shop the Group 0+/1 Car Seats

TYPE OF CAR SEAT: Recliner with 5 point harness

Where does it fit?   In the rear of the car, facing the front of the rear.

Tip:  Change to a group 1 car seat when your
child’s head is higher than the top of the baby carrier.

Shop the Group 1 Car Seats

TYPE OF CAR SEAT: High back car seat

Where does it fit?   In the rear of the car, facing the front of the rear.

Tip:  Changing to a group 2/3 occurs when your child's
shoulders exceed the highest position of the 5 point harness.

Shop the Group 2/3 Car Seats

TYPE OF CAR SEAT: High back car seat .

Where does it fit?   In the rear of the car, facing the front of the rear.

Tip:  Changing to a group 1/2/3 occurs when your child's shoulders
exceed the highest position of the 5 point harness.

Shop the Group 1/2/3 Car Seats
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