August 18, 2023

How to transfer ownership of my FBA Account?

Are you considering transferring ownership of your FBA account to a new team member or business partner? If so, you’ll want to make sure you’re following the best practices for transferring the account. In this post, we’ll go over all the steps you need to take to ensure a smooth and successful transfer of ownership of your FBA account.

We’ll discuss the process of transferring ownership, the different roles you can assign, and the best practices for ensuring that the transfer is successful. With the right steps, you can transfer ownership without any problems and move forward with your new team. So, let’s get started!

How Do I Take Over My Amazon FBA Account?

When it comes to transferring ownership of an Amazon FBA store, there are several steps you need to take to ensure that the process is completed properly and legally. Understanding what needs to be done in order to transfer ownership of your FBA account is essential to a smooth and successful transition. 

Can I Transfer My Amazon Seller Account?

The answer is super-easy! Yes; you can transfer ownership of your Amazon FBA store. However, the process is not as simple as it may seem, and it can be difficult and time-consuming if not handled correctly. As such, it is important to understand the specifics of the transfer process before attempting to do so.

How To Sell And Transfer An Amazon FBA Store?

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The first step in selling and transferring your Amazon FBA store is to find a buyer. Once you have found a buyer, you will need to negotiate the terms of the sale and sign a sales contract outlining the details of the transaction. After the sales contract has been signed, you should provide the buyer with access to your seller account so that they can review all necessary information and documents. 

Next, you will need to transfer the legal entity associated with your Amazon seller account. This involves transferring any licensing agreements, tax registration certificates, and other legal documents from the original legal entity (either you or another individual/company) to the new legal entity (the buyer). 

You will also need to transfer all financial accounts associated with your seller account, such as payment processors or merchant accounts. These must be transferred in accordance with applicable laws and regulations in order for the transfer process to be valid. 

Transfer Your ASCA

Lastly, you should also transfer your Amazon Seller Central Account (ASCA). This requires logging into your Seller Central account and navigating to Settings > Edit Store Details > Transfer Account. Here, you can enter the details of the new owner (their name, address, phone number, etc.) and click ‘Submit’ when finished. Once this has been completed, your ASCA will be successfully transferred to the new owner. 

By taking these steps, you can ensure that your Amazon FBA store is successfully transferred from one owner to another without any issues or delays in processing. It is important that you understand each step of the process before attempting it, as incorrect or incomplete information could delay or even invalidate the transfer of ownership process entirely. With a little bit of preparation and patience, however, transferring ownership of an Amazon FBA store can be completed quickly and easily.

Most Popular Questions

Q. How do I take over my Amazon account?

To take over your Amazon account, you will need to provide identifying information, such as your name, address, and phone number. You may also be asked to answer additional security questions or provide documentation in order to prove your identity. Once identified, you can log in to your account and reset the password or update the email address associated with it.

Q. Can you transfer the brand registry on Amazon? 

A. Yes, you can transfer the brand registry on Amazon. To do so, you will need to log in to your Brand Registry dashboard and select the “Transfer Brand Registry” option. Here, you will enter the contact information of the new owner and provide any required documentation for proof of identity or ownership. Once this process is completed, the new owner will be able to manage your Brand Registry account.

Q. Can you sell FBA with an individual account? 

A. Yes, it is possible to sell FBA with an individual account on Amazon; however, there are some additional steps that need to be taken in order to get started. Firstly, you will need to create a Professional Seller Account on Amazon which requires a valid credit card and bank account information for verification purposes. Additionally, you must be enrolled in the Fulfillment by Amazon program before you can start selling FBA products from your individual seller account. 

Q.  How do I change my primary account manager on Amazon?

A. You can change your primary account manager on Amazon by logging into your Amazon seller’s dashboard and going to the “Settings” tab and selecting “Manage Your Account” from the drop-down menu. From there, select “Edit Your Information,” where you can update your primary account manager’s name and contact information. 


That’s all for today, folks. With the right knowledge and patience, you can successfully transfer ownership of your Amazon FBA account and keep the business running smoothly.

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