How to Set Age and Country Restrictions for Your Facebook Page

You will learn how to set up restrictions on your Facebook page based on age and country in this post.

Let’s begin with the latter.

If you want your Facebook page to be accessed only by people from certain countries or if you do not want people from certain countries to have access to your page, then follow these steps:

Notes

  • You must be an admin in order to complete this task.
  • You can’t do this task on a Facebook app (Android or iPhone).
  • Your Facebook page is only visible to those who meet your country restrictions.
  • Those who like your page but cannot meet your country restrictions will be removed.

Steps

Sign in to Facebook.

Hit your page name in the Your Pages section on the right sidebar.

Find and click Settings on the left sidebar.

Country Restrictions appear on the right. This one is under Other Tagging this Page. Click on it.

Type in the country of your choice in the field.

If you want your page to only appear to viewers in the countries you specified, select Only show this Page to viewers in these countries.

Select Hide this Page from viewers in these countries if you want your page hidden from viewers in the countries you specified.

Then click Save Changes.

That’s it.

Note: The page will be visible to everyone if you remove the countries you specified.

Here’s how to set age restrictions.

Follow these steps if you wish your Facebook page to be accessible only to people over a certain age.

Notes

  • You must be an admin in order to complete this task.
  • You can’t do this task on a Facebook app (Android or iPhone).
  • Your Facebook page is only visible to those who meet your age restrictions.
  • Those who like your page but cannot meet your age restrictions will be removed.

Steps

Sign in to Facebook.

Hit your page name in the Your Pages section on the right sidebar.

Find and click Settings on the left sidebar.

Age Restrictions appear on the right. This one is above Page Moderation. Click on it.

From the drop-down list, select the one you prefer.

Hit the Save Changes button.

That’s all.

Note: Select Public if you want your page to be accessible to everyone.