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Create a shopping list

You can create a shopping list using the Google Assistant on your phone. 

Create a list

  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button or say "Ok Google." 
  2. Say what you want to add to your list, for example:
    "Add cereal to my shopping list"
    "Add cereal and bread to my shopping list"
    To type instead, tap Type Type.

Items are automatically added to your primary shopping list. Learn how to see or change your primary list.

Add items manually

If you don’t want to use your voice, you can add items to a list manually.

  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button.
  2. At the top right, tap Explore & Your stuff and thenMore More and then Settings and then Shopping list.
  3. At the top left, tap Menu Menuand thentap a list.
  4. Tap Add item and thenenter an item and thenDone.
Create another list
  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button.
  2. At the top right, tap Explore & Your stuff and thenMore More and then Settings and then Shopping list.
  3. At the top left, tap Menu Menuand then New list.
  4. To automatically add items to this list when you use your voice, tap Make this my primary list.
  5. Tap Done.

See your list

  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button or say "Ok Google."
  2. Say "Show me my list" or "What’s on my list?"
    To type instead, tap Type Type.

Your Assistant will show your primary list. Learn more about your primary list or how to change it.

See all lists
  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button.
  2. At the top right, tap Explore & Your stuff and thenMore More and then Settings and then Shopping list.
  3. At the top left, tap Menu Menu.
  4. Under "All lists" you’ll see your lists.
See or change your primary list

When you add items with your voice, they’re automatically added to your primary list. You can change your primary list whenever you want.

  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button.
  2. At the top right, tap Explore & Your stuff and thenMore More and then Settings and then Shopping list.
  3. At the top left, tap Menu Menu.
  4. Under "All lists," you’ll see your primary list.
  5. To change your primary list, tap Manage.
  6. Next to a list, tap More More and then Make primary.

Change or remove items

  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button.
  2. At the top right, tap Explore & Your stuff and thenMore More and then Settings and then Shopping list.
  3. At the top left, tap Menu Menu and thentap a list.
  4. To change an item, tap the item and then enter your changesand then Done.
  5. To remove an item, tap the box.

Share a list

Share a list

You can share a list with as many people as you want. Each person can add, change, or check off list items, or add more collaborators.

  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button.
  2. At the top right, tap Explore & Your stuff and thenMore More and then Settings and then Shopping list.
  3. At the top left, tap Menu Menu.
  4. Tap a list and thenAdd people Add people and thenenter a name or email address and thenSave.
  5. At the bottom of the list, under "Shared with," you’ll see members you added.
Remove someone from a shared list
  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button.
  2. At the top right, tap Explore & Your stuff and thenMore More and then Settings and then Shopping list.
  3. At the top left, tap Menu Menu.
  4. Tap a list.
  5. At the bottom of the list, tap Shared with.
  6. Next to list member, tap Remove Remove.

Rename or delete a list

  1. On your phone, touch & hold the Home button.
  2. At the top right, tap Explore & Your stuff and thenMore More and then Settings and then Shopping list.
  3. At the top left, tap Menu Menu.
  4. Next to "All lists," tap Manage.
  5. Next to a list, tap More Moreand then Rename or Delete.

Buy items on your list

Learn how to buy items on your shopping list.

Katie is a Google Assistant expert and author of this help page. Leave her feedback below about the page.

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