Recommendations made by the Higher Commission for Child Protection
The new child seat requirements
Age Weight Type of child restraint
6 months - 9 months less than 10kg Rear-facing car seat
9 months - 4 years 9kg-18kg Forward-facing car seat
4 years - 6 years 15kg-25kg Booster seat
6 years - 11 years 22kg-36kg Support cushions
Child restraints must always be placed on the back seats of the vehicle. Before buying a car seat, read the specifications on the box to ensure it is right for your child.