Choosing a phone for your child
Deciding on a phone for your child can be a challenge, so we’ve brought together our range of Phone Plans and money saving Airtime options – plus expert advice from the NSPCC – to help you reach the best decision for your child.
Get the best phones for less
Choosing a refurbished phone is kind to your pocket, kinder to the planet – they’re second hand, but still in top working condition.
All our refurbished phones are Vodafone Assured, fully tested, data-wiped, with a 32-point health check and 14-day returns. Plus, they come with our Lifetime Service Promise, including a Lifetime Warranty and Battery Refresh at no extra cost.
Find the right new phone for your child
Our favourite smartphones for kids and teens – with long battery life, great cameras and online safety features. With so many options available, finding the right device for your child can be difficult.
We can help you choose the right phone with the features that are important to you. To make things easier, we’ve put all our advice together in one place.
Already have a phone and want a deal on Airtime? Check out the other ways you can save, using our award-winning network to stay connected.
Already have a phone to give your child?
If you’ve got a phone for your child, check out our SIM only deals. You can choose a plan that gives them the right allowance of calls, texts, and data.
Parental controls and safety settings
We've partnered with online safety experts Digital Awareness UK to create Digital Parenting Pro. This free tool guides you through the parental controls and safety settings on the most popular apps, games and devices.
Watch our video from Digital Awareness UK as they share useful information on parental controls and safety settings.
Vodafone account controls
You can easily keep track of your child’s data usage, set spending limits, and manage age-restricted content settings on their device – all through the My Vodafone app.
Protect your child's phone
From our inclusive Lifetime Service Promise to optional extras like screen protectors, find out how we can help you protect your child’s new phone.
Lifetime Service Promise
The UK's only Lifetime Service Promise with Lifetime Warranty and Battery Refresh.
Cover your child’s device for accidental damage and enjoy peace of mind.
Browse our range of phone cases, chargers, and screen protectors.
Best tablets and smartwatches for kids
We offer a large range of other devices suitable for kids, including tablets and smartwatches.