Follow the steps below to create your Google Play developer account. Google Play charges a $25 (approx. £17) one-time developer fee.

1. Create your Google Developer Account here: Google Play Developer Console ».

2. Sign in using an existing Google account or click “Create an account”.

sign in page to google account

3. Fill out the form, and click “Next Step”

creating google account page

4. Add a photo (optional), and click “Create your profile”

create google plus account

5. Click “Get started” to get back to the Google Play Developer Console

get started google account button

6. Select the “Google Play Developer distribution agreement check-box” to acknowledge your agreement, and click “Continue to payment” to pay the one-time $25 (approx. £17) fee.

google play developers console

7. Enter your payment information, and click “Accept and continue”.

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8. You will receive an email from Google notifying you when your Google Developer Account is ready to be activated.

Note: This process can take up to a week.

9. Activate your Google Developer Account.