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Transfer primary ownership of a business account

You can transfer primary ownership of a business account to one of the account’s owners or managers. If you’re the only user associated with the business account, you can add additional owners and managers. 

  1. Sign in to Google My Business.
  2. If you haven’t already done so, create a business account and transfer your locations to that account. 
  3. Click the three dot menu icon  in the top right corner of the business account you’d like to transfer, then click Manage users
  4. Locate the user you’d like to transfer ownership to and click Manager on the right-hand side of their name. 
  5. Click Transfer ownership to [name of the manager]Only owners can transfer business accounts, you won't see this option unless you're the account owner. 
  6. The new owner will be informed of their ownership status via email. You will now be a manager of the account.
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