How to verify your age

To watch content rated 18 and higher in South Korea, go to to verify that you are at least 19 years old. Mature content can be watched only by South Korean members who have verified their age.

If you have not verified your age, you will be not be able to watch content rated 18 and higher and will be shown a message to visit After you complete the verification process, you’ll be able to watch your selection and all other content rated 18 and higher.

Once complete, age verification will apply to all devices used on your account. Your age must be reverified every 12 months.

When verifying your age:

  • Enter your name as it appears on your mobile carrier account.

  • Enter your phone number with or without hyphens.

  • If you try to stream content rated 18 and above but don't successfully confirm your age, Netflix will send you an email with steps for verifying.

  • If you are not a resident of South Korea, you will not be able to verify your age.

If you can't verify your age, visit Why can't I verify my age? If you no longer live in South Korea, learn more about moving with Netflix and how it affects age verification.

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