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A Parents’ Guide to Car Seat Laws in the UK

Everything you need to know about UK car-seat rules

In the UK, using a car seat is a requirement by law. However, at Avis, we understand the laws around child car seats can be confusing – particularly for first-time parents or those who’ve never used one before.

That’s why we’ve prepared this helpful guide on everything you need to know about car seat laws in the UK, with essential information on booster seat requirements, how to choose a car seat and the penalties for not correctly following these laws.

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