Building trust and confidence through standards

Make a difference: become an ODA member and help build a strong healthy sector

Make a difference: become an ODA member and help build a strong healthy sector

The ODA is the trade association recognised internationally as the voice of the sector, working to create and promote standards that help services deliver user trust and confidence.

Standards & Guidance

Standards & Guidance

Our extensive package of advice and guidance for dating services reflects our continuing commitment to standards and a belief that this can be best achieved in a fast-changing environment through guidance and best practice. 

Putting safety first - support tools

Putting safety first - support tools

Use our self-assessment tools to review your safety measures and rules on behaviours on services.

ODA joins the Coalition for App Fairness

ODA joins the Coalition for App Fairness

The Online Dating Association is pleased to announce membership of the Coalition for App Fairness, the organization advocating for freedom of choice and fair competition across the app ecosystem.

Exploring voice and video moderation in dating

Exploring voice and video moderation in dating

Join us for our next webinar "Exploring voice and video moderation in dating" taking place on 26th April at 4pm - 5pm (UK time).

Leading dating apps urge users to get boosted now to help find more matches for Valentine's Day

Leading dating apps urge users to get boosted now to help find more matches for Valentine's Day

Vaccinated users on dating apps receive 30% more matches according to new data from the companies