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Britax Safe-n-Sound
Britax Safe-n-Sound delivers on safety— making sure your child arrives to your destination of choice ‘safe-n-sound’.

Here are a few frequently asked questions answered for you about why Britax Safe-n-Sound is the number one selling brand in car seats. If you have any questions or feedback in regards to owning a Britax Safe-n-Sound car seat please post below.


Who is Britax Safe-n-Sound?

Since 1969, we have built over 10 million Child Car Seats, providing safety for millions of Australia children. Our passion is to continually provide Australian parents with that added ‘peace-of-mind’ when it comes to the safety of their children.


Why should I own Britax Safe-n-Sound?

More Australian families trust Britax Safe-n-Sound to keep their children safe on their journeys together than any other brand. Parents who buy a Britax Safe-n-Sound product can rest assured that it has been tested beyond Australian standards via the company’s in-house crash testing systems and crash sled.


What does Britax Safe-n-Sound offer that other brands don’t?

Unique, patented car seat designs which are easy to adjust, making the installation of car seats effortless and stress-free for parents. We offer premium, award winning range of Child Car Seats designed to grow with your family. We also provide a new for old restraint replacement via the Crash Exchange program should your car seat be involved in a crash.

Why is Britax Safe-n-Sound best?

Britax Safe-n-Sound are the only child car seat company in the Southern Hemisphere with a crash test facility. Every 1,000 units manufactured by us is taken off the production line and fully tested. Proudly designed, developed and engineered in Australia. 

How are Britax Safe-n-Sound seats different?

Britax Safe-n-Sound have led the industry with award winning lifesaving car seat features – Side Impact Cushion Technology, Active Head Restraint, SLIDEGUARD & ISOFIX compatibility.


How long is the warranty?

Children’s safety is at the forefront of our minds and because this is of great importance to us, we can assure parents of our product performance and durability.
Up until September 2015, our moulded car seat warranty has been 5 years. We are now offering an extra 5 year extension on our warranty! To activate this extra 5 years, which means you get a total of 10 years coverage, simply register your product details with Britax Australia online -

How do I choose car seat/ infant carrier for my child?

One of the most important safety decisions you will make for your child is choosing a suitable child car seat. Infant carriers are a convenient option when your baby is a newborn. They are suitable from birth to at least six months, or even up to twelve months depending on the height of your child. They are specifically designed to cocoon your child in the capsule and secure them safely with a five point, easy to adjust harness with high side walls providing maximum protection. Infant carriers are perfectly designed for easy transportation, the Britax travel system range of infant carriers can be partnered with one of our pram travel systems, making any journey out and about with your precious bundle an easy and enjoyable experience. Here’s also a rundown of our latest designs:


UNITY- Australia’s only Infant Carrier suitable for newborn up to 12 months (approx.)

The Unity ISOFIX Compatible is Australia’s only infant carrier suitable for newborn up to 12 months (approx.) it is also the only infant carrier that has been tested and designed for low birth weight and premature infants without restrictive medical conditions. Provide your little one with the ultimate security with the Unity’s high sidewalls providing maximum side impact protection and use ISOFLEX™ connectors to ensure an easier installation, correct fit and a safer journey every time.


UNITY NEOS™ - Be a Trendsetter with our Reinvented Look, Innovative Fabrics & New Colour Range

The Unity NEOS is integrated CLICK & GO adaptors make this carrier an invaluable travel companion allowing for you to transfer your sleeping baby from car to stroller or out and about. The Unity NEOS is available in a sophisticated Grey Denim/Blue & Black/Grey.

Then there’s also convertible car seats which are designed to grow with your baby. Our range can be used in the rear facing mode from birth to approximately twelve months, and then converted to forward facing mode. Here’s a rundown of our latest designs:

PLATINUM PRO — Our Most Advanced Convertible Car Seat
The Platinum PRO is Britax Safe-n-Sound’s most advanced convertible car seat. Revolutionary head and torso Side Impact Cushion Technology (SICT) minimises impact forces providing your child the ultimate side impact protection. Thermo5 high performance fabric with bamboo charcoal means your child will travel in quality and comfort.

MILLENIA — Hassle Free Travel Companion
Britax Safe-n-Sound’s Millenia offers advanced safety features. Designed with dual layer revolutionary Side Impact Cushion Technology (SICT) providing your child the ultimate side impact protection.

SLIMM-LINE — Ideal for Small Cars & Growing Families
The Slimm-line allows for easy to use ISOFIX installation. As your family grows the Slimm-line’s narrow footprint can be configured with other seats and allow for seat belt buckle access enhancing correct car seat installation.

For your older children, we have them covered also:

MAXI GUARD PRO™ – Our Most Advanced Harnessed Car Seat Yet

Introducing the NEWEST member of the Maxi Family – the Maxi Guard PRO™, is our Forward Facing Harnessed seat with SICT™ Safety Technology and an inbuilt Hassle Free Harness™ suitable for growing children from approx. 6mths to 8yrs.

Kid Guard PRO™ - Safety Up To Double Figures!

The only booster of its kind in Australia providing safety all the way up to double figures! The Kid Guard PRO™ provides continued safety from 4 years to 10 years of age (approx.). Using our patented anti-submarining technology SecureGuard™, the Kid Guard PRO™ offers 4 points of safety, ensuring the adult lap belt is always in an ideal position from shoulder to pelvic bones.

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