This page offers a preview of Google’s new Terms of Service that takes effect on March 31, 2020. Until then, the existing Terms of Service continues to describe the rules you agree to when using our services. For more details, we’ve also provided a summary of the key changes. If you don’t agree to our new Terms of Service, you can find more information about your options in our Frequently Asked Questions.
TERMS Service provider Google services are provided by, and you’re contracting with:Google LLC organized under the laws of the State of Delaware, USA, and operating under the laws of the USA 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway Mountain View, California 94043 USA Age requirements If you’re under the age required to manage your own Google Account, you must have your parent or legal guardian’s permission to use a Google Account. Please have your parent or legal guardian read these terms with you.If you’re a parent or legal guardian, and you allow your child to use the services, then these terms apply to you and you’re responsible for your child’s activity on the services.Some Google services have additional age requirements as described in their service-specific additional terms and policies.
- YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOOGLE These terms help define the relationship between you and Google. Broadly speaking, we give you permission to use our services if you agree to follow these terms, which reflect how Google’s business works and how we earn money. When we speak of “Google,” “we,” “us,” and “our,” we mean Google LLC and its affiliates, excluding any local entities based in India. What you can expect from us Provide a broad range of useful servicesWe provide a broad range of services that are subject to these terms, including:apps and sites (like Search and Maps)platforms (like Google Play)integrated services (like Maps embedded in other companies’ apps or sites)devices (like Google Home)Our services are designed to work together, making it easier for you to move from one activity to the next. For example, Maps can remind you to leave for an appointment that appears in your Google Calendar.Improve Google servicesWe’re constantly developing new technologies and features to improve our services. For example, we invest in artificial intelligence that uses machine learning to detect and block spam and malware, and to provide you with innovative features, like simultaneous translations. As part of this continual improvement, we sometimes add or remove features and functionalities, increase or decrease limits to our services, and start offering new services or stop offering old ones.If we make material changes that negatively impact your use of our services or if we stop offering a service, we’ll provide you with reasonable advance notice and an opportunity to export your content from your Google Account using Google Takeout, except in urgent situations such as preventing abuse, responding to legal requirements, or addressing security and operability issues. What we expect from you Follow these terms and service-specific additional terms