I want to transfer the ownership of my AWS account and all its associated resources to another party—what’s the best way to do that?

If you want to transfer the account and its resources to another person within your company or organization, change the email address and password associated with the account.

If you want to assign ownership of the account and its resources to another party or organization, contact AWS Support for help:

  1. Open the AWS Support Center.
  2. Choose Create case.
  3. Enter the details of your case:
    For Regarding, choose Account and Billing Support.
    For Service, choose Account.
    For Category, choose Ownership Transfer.
    For all other fields, enter the details for your case.
  4. Choose a contact method, and then choose Submit.

AWS Support will contact you using the method that you selected and help you transfer your account to another party.


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Published: 2016-05-12

Updated: 2017-10-26