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Roku Developer Account Setup Follow

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.

To get started, navigate to Roku and choose My Account from the top navigation. 

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
  • Email 
  • Password 

Confirm you're 18 years or older and have read and agree to the Terms and Conditions & Privacy Policy. 

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

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


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