Internet safety for children and young people: national action plan

Refreshed action plan on internet safety for children and young people to ensure appropriate training, support and information is in place.


1 Committee on the Rights of the Child, Concluding Observations on the fifth periodic report of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, CRC/C/GBR/CO/5

2 Through the Counter Terrorism and Security Act 2015, a statutory duty was placed on specified authorities " to have due regard to the need to Prevent people from being drawn into terrorism." Commencement of the Prevent Duty was 1 July 2015.

3 'Exploitation' in this context is defined in a specific way in section 3 of the Act


Email: Jennifer Stenton

Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road

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