How the Program Works

Getting Started

If you’re new to development on Apple Platforms, you can get started with our tools and resources for free. If you’re ready to build more advanced capabilities and distribute your apps on the App Store, enroll in the Apple Developer Program. The cost is 99 USD per membership year.

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Managing Your Account

As a member, you have full access to the resources you need to configure app services and to submit new apps and updates. If you’ve enrolled as an organization, you can invite additional developers to your team within your account.

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Building Your Apps

Take advantage of a comprehensive set of frameworks you can implement in your app to support advanced app capabilities and services on iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS.

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Distributing Your Apps

With the App Store for iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, and Apple TV, you have ability to get your apps into the hands of over a billion customers around the world.

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Program Resources

Developer Account

Manage your developer account and view agreements.

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Certificates, Identifiers & Profiles

Manage your devices, IDs, and entitlements for your apps.

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Technical Support

Get code-level help with your app from our developer technical support team.

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