My YouTube account was terminated

An individual whose account has been terminated is prohibited from accessing, possessing or creating any other YouTube account.

YouTube accounts may be terminated due to:

If your account was terminated due to claims of copyright infringement and you believe the copyright claims against your account are improper or invalid, you may file a DMCA counter-notification. This process is still available for terminated users - access to your account is not necessary.

For more information on the counter-notification process, please visit the Copyright Center. Please note that there may be adverse legal consequences to filing a false counter-notification.

If your account has been terminated and you are unsure why, you can request more information via this form.