A developer account is required in order to submit a Roku app to the marketplace. This article will walk you through creating a Roku Developer Account and joining the Roku Billing Program.
Next, click Create Account on the right to get started.
Step 1: Create a Roku Account
Enter the following fields to begin the account creation process:
- First Name
- Last Name
Step 2: Create a PIN
Create a Personal Identification Number (PIN) and choose when the PIN is required to be entered.
Step 3: Payment Information
Add payment information, your billing address, and a telephone number, and click Submit Info to finish creating your Roku Developer Account.
Congratulations! You have successfully created a Roku Developer Account. Continue reading to enroll in the developer and billing programs.
Step 4: Developer Program Enrollment
Navigate to Roku's developer program enrollment and enter the below information to complete the registration form.
Step 5: Billing Services Program Enrollment
In order to receive payments from advertising and/or native subscriptions and purchases, you are required to join Roku's billing program. You will need to provide Roku with a valid PayPal address in order to complete the billing program enrollment. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can create one here.
Once you have read and reviewed the terms of the program and entered your PayPal email address, click I agree to complete enrollment.
Once you've agreed to Roku's Billing Services Program, you'll get an email from Roku reminding you to send a copy of your W-9 or W-8BEN Form to email@example.com.
Congratulations! You've successfully created a Roku Developer Account and have joined Roku's Billing Services Program. You're ready to build and publish your Roku app. Click to start building a Roku App using the App Builder.