How to Report a Group on Facebook?

by Khadija Anwar
3 minutes

If you’ve ever encountered a Facebook group that violates the platform’s community standards, it’s essential to take action. Reporting a group on Facebook is a responsible way to maintain an online environment and is remarkably easy. This help center guide will show you how to report a problematic group on Facebook.

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Steps to report a group on Facebook

Reporting a group on Facebook is a straightforward process.

Step 1:

Open your Facebook account and tap the “Hamburger” icon at the top right corner of your mobile screen. 

Step 2:

On the menu page, tap on the “Groups” icon. 

Step 3:

Here, you can search for a group name or select a group you have already joined.

Step 4: 

Now, open your targeted group and tap the “Hamburger” icon at the top of your group page. 

Step 5:

A sidebar will open up; tap on the “More” icon.

Step 6:

Tap on “Report group” to begin the reporting process.

Step 7:

Facebook will redirect you to why you want to report a particular group. Select a reason that aligns with your concern.

Step 8:

Tap “Submit” at the bottom of the page.

That’s it you have successfully reported a group on Facebook.

Remember that Facebook takes reports seriously and aims to maintain a safe and respectful environment for its users. Reporting problematic groups helps achieve this goal and ensures that users can enjoy a positive experience on the platform.

Related Read: How to Grow a Facebook Group Without Spending A Dime? [A Case Study]


What happens when you report an FB group?

When you report an FB group, Facebook reviews the report. If it violates their community standards, they may warn the group admins, even removing the group entirely. You may also receive feedback about the outcome of the investigation.

Can I report a group admin?

Yes, you can report a group admin on Facebook. If the admin’s actions or content violate Facebook’s community standards, you can report them using the platform’s reporting tools.

Khadija Anwar

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