This article is part of our guide: What is Apple Business Manager?

To register for Apple Business Manager, visit https://business.apple.com to register for your account.

Apple will ask for basic company information alongside with your DUNS. Each account registration takes a few days to be approved and you will be ready to manage apps & devices.

Apple Business Manager Enrollment

Apple will also require the creation of a Managed Apple ID, which is an Apple ID used in a business context.

If your business plans to deploy custom or private apps — ie apps that are developed internally — to employees, we suggest you also apply to the Apple Developer Program in order to have the code-signing capabilities to do so. Having such an account will enable your team to deploy apps for beta testing and ultimately, private distribution.

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