Provider information

Information pursuant to Art. 5 of the German Telemedia Act (TMG):

Freiwillige Selbstkontrolle Unterhaltungssoftware GmbH
Torstr. 6
10119 Berlin

Phone: +49 30 240 88 66 0

Managing Director: Elisabeth Secker

Commercial register number: HRB 112979 B
Local court: Amtsgericht Berlin-Charlottenburg 

The “USK” (Entertainment Software Self-Regulation Body) is not an independent company. The USK is a Department within the Freiwillige Selbstkontrolle Unterhaltungssoftware GmbH responsible for the preparation, organisation and execution of the age rating process.

Contract between the user and the USK

This website is made available to you on condition that you accept the provisions and information herein contained precisely as stated. In using the present website, you agree to all such provisions and information.

Restriction to personal and non-commercial use

The present website is intended for your personal use and not for commercial use. You are entitled to use in unchanged form all information provided on age rating symbols, working procedures and work regulations and are further entitled to disseminate in unchanged form the information provided by the USK on issues relating to the protection of children and young persons if the source ( is stated.

Outside the legally permissible framework, you are not permitted to change, copy, distribute, transmit, display, present publicly, reproduce, publish or licence all further information, software, products or services which you obtain from the present website without the agreement of the USK. You are further not permitted to produce works derived from content on the present website, transmit such content, integrate such content within frames or on other Internet sites or sell such content.

Links to sites operated by third parties

The present website may contain links to websites operated by parties other than the USK. Such links are provided only for reasons of user-friendliness. The USK has no control over such sites and is not responsible for their content. Provision of links to such websites does not constitute approval of the material contained on such websites and does not imply a connection of any kind with the operators of such websites.


The information, software, products and services included on the present website may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. The USK provides no assurances in respect of the appropriateness, reliability, current validity or accuracy of the information, software, products, services or relevant graphics included on the present website for any purpose. All such information, software, products, services and relevant graphics are made available on an “as is” basis and no guarantee of any kind is provided.

Should you be dissatisfied with any part of the present website, the only opportunity available to you is to cease use of the website.