About access levels in your Local Services account

You can share your Local Services ad account with other people in your business by providing them access through their Google account. Each time you grant access to your Local Services account, you can select which features the user can impact by assigning an access level.

For instructions on how to grant or remove access, see Manage access to your Local Services account.

Access levels


Account access level
 
Read-only Standard
Can receive notification emails  Yes Yes
Can sign in and view reports (without spend details)  Yes Yes
Can view leads, respond to customers, and update lead status Yes Yes
Can browse profile information and reviews Yes Yes
Can edit profile information   Yes
Can view and edit budgets and billing information; can view spend information in reports    Yes
Can create a Local Services account for an existing Google Ads account   Yes

 

Note: Google Ads email-only and administrative access levels aren’t applicable to Local Services. Email-only accounts will receive read-only level permissions for Local Services, and administrative accounts will receive the same permissions as standard accounts. If you sign in to Google Ads, the appropriate access levels will still apply. 

Learn more about access levels in your Google Ads account.

Access to manager accounts

Users with administrative access to a manager account can receive notification emails, and can manage any part of that account and its campaigns. They can also change another person's access level, and in some cases can terminate someone's access level. 

Note: You must edit your manager accounts within Google Ads, as they can’t be set up or changed directly through Local Services. 

Learn more about Google Ads manager accounts.

Access to billing and payments

You can manage which users can perform tasks like making payments, changing payment methods, or receiving invoices by adding or removing people from your Google payments profile in the Google payments center.

Note: If you are advertising through a partner affiliate, the above information does not apply to you. Learn more
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