Requirements

  • Apple ID with two-factor authentication turned on

  • An iOS device (for two-factor authentication)

  • A D-U-N-S® Number (verifies your organization’s identity and legal entity status)

  • Legal Entity Status

    • Your organization must be a legal entity so that it can enter into contracts with Apple. We do not accept DBAs, fictitious businesses, trade names, or branches.

  • Legal Binding Authority

    • As the person enrolling your organization in the Apple Developer Program, you must have the legal authority to bind your organization to legal agreements. You must be the organization’s owner/founder, executive team member, senior project lead, or an employee with the legal authority granted to you by a senior employee.

  • A Website

    • Your organization’s website must be publicly available and the domain name must be associated with your organization.


Enrollment Process

Step 1: Go to Apple Developer Program page

Navigate to the end of the page and click on Start Your Enrollment

Step 2: Log in with your AppleID

Step 3: Two-step authentication

Enter the verification code sent to your Apple ID email address or Apple devices and click Continue.

Step 4: Enter your personal information

  • Click on Continue enrollment on the web.

  • Fill out your personal information as shown on your government-issued ID and address

  • Click Continue

Step 5: Select entity type

From the drop-down menu, select Company/Organization as your entity type.

Step 6: Enter your organization information

  • Legal Entity Name: the name of your business as it appears in the D-U-N-S lookup (Look up your D-U-N-S Number here)

  • D-U-N-S Number field: the nine-digit D-U-N-S number assigned to your business

  • Website: the URL of your business’s public website

  • Headquarters Phone: a phone number where Apple can reach you to confirm enrollment.

  • Tax ID/National ID: Optional

Step 7: Review and Confirm

  • Review and confirm all your information.

  • After submitting your application, you will receive an email confirmation from “Apple” with your Apple ID email address with a link enclosed to confirm and pay for your developer membership. The $99 (USD) membership is billed annually. Please enable auto-billing.

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