Do I need my own iOS developer account?
Yes, you will need an iOS Developer Account in order to publish on the Apple App Store.
How Much Does an iOS Developer Account Cost?
iOS Developer Accounts are currently $99/year. *Note* This price may be different based on your location and is subject to change at anytime by Apple, please refer to the iOS Developer Account page here: https://developer.apple.com/programs/start/ios/ for the exact yearly costs of Apple’s iOS Developer Accounts.
What do I need before I enrol for iOS developer program or for creation of iOS developer account?
- Enrolling as an Individual
If you are an individual or sole proprietor/single person business, sign in with your Apple ID to get started. You’ll need to provide basic personal information, including your legal name and address.
- Enrolling as an Organization
If you’re enrolling your organization, you’ll need an Apple ID as well as the following to get started:
- A D-U-N-S® Number
Your organization must have a D-U-N-S Number so that we can verify your organization’s identity and legal entity status. These unique nine-digit numbers are assigned by Dun & Bradstreet and are widely used as standard business identifiers. You can check to see if your organization already has a D-U-N-S Number and request one if necessary. They are free in most jurisdictions. Learn mor
- 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 have legal authority granted to you by a senior employee.
- A D-U-N-S® Number
How do I create an iOS Developer Account?
To publish an iOS App, you have to first register as an Apple Developer and then pay $99 USD to join Apple’s Developer Program. Joining the Developer Program enables you to publish Apps to Apple’s App Store.
You can setup your iOS Developer Account at Apple’s site
You can view our step-by-step guide if you need help with the process