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How to Create a New AWS Free Account | Amazon Web Services | Step by Step

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How to create a new AWS Free Account | Amazon Web Services | Step by Step 

Amazon Web Services (AWS) is providing 12 months of Free Tier account to new subscribers to get hands-on experience with all the AWS cloud services. Amazon is giving a number of deferent services use with some of the limitations to get hands-on practice and more knowledge on AWS Cloud services.

You can try some AWS services free of charge within certain usage limits. AWS calls this the AWS Free Tier. The Free Tier is designed to give you hands-on experience with a range of AWS services at no charge.

For example, you can explore AWS as a platform for your business by setting up a test website with a server, alarms, and a database. You can also try out services for developers, such as AWS CodePipeline, AWS Data Pipeline, and AWS Device Farm.

When you create an AWS account, you’re automatically signed up for the Free Tier for 12 months. Your Free Tier eligibility expires at the end of the 12 months. When your Free Tier expires, AWS starts charging the regular rates for any AWS services and resources that you’re using.

To avoid charges while on the Free Tier, you must keep your usage below the Free Tier limits. You are charged for any usage that exceeds the limits. To help you stay within limits, you can track your Free Tier usage and set a billing alarm to notify you if you start incurring charges.

For more information, see Free Tier Limits, Tracking Your Free Tier Usage.

For tips about avoiding unexpected charges, see Avoiding Unexpected Charges. Contact AWS Support if you require an additional explanation of unexpected charges on your bill.

If you don’t use the full benefits provided by the Free Tier in a given month, the benefits don’t roll over to the next month. To maximize your Free Tier benefits, be sure to spend time with AWS each month, trying out the services that you’re curious about.


Step 1: Open your web browser and navigate to https://aws.amazon.com/free/

Step 2: Click on the “Create a Free Account”  button.


Step 3: If you already have an Amazon store account, you can use the same account to log into Amazon Web services (AWS) and then register for the free tier. If you don’t have an Amazon store account, you can create a new account here by typing your valid email ID. Then click the “Continue” button to continue to next step.


Step 4: Contact Information

Select your AWS type, then fill the correct information to validate your account. If you’re going to create personal use then click on “personal Account” else use “Professional”.


Step 5: After completing the form enters the captcha code and click on “create the account and continue”. Make sure to provide proper contact details and mobile number to get the call from AWS for verification.

Step 6: Payment Information, In this step, you must fill in your credit card info and billing address.

Step 7: Confirm your identity, Here you will be taken to an identity verification page that will already have your phone number, click the “Text message (SMS)” button to continue the process.


Step 8:  Identity Verification complete. Once your verification is complete  click the “Continue” button

Step 9: AWS support offers a selection of plans to meet your business needs. Select your suitable plan then click continue.

Note: All customers receive free basic support.

Once you completed all the above steps You’ll get the confirmation email.

Congratulations! Start your journey in AWS Cloud.


Conclusion: I hope this guide will help you to create your AWS Free Tier account and Please remember what are the free features of the service. As part of AWS Free Tier Usage, new AWS customers can get started with Amazon EC2 for free.


Types of offers

Explore more than 60 products and start building on AWS using the free tier. Three different types of free offers are available depending on the product used. See below for details on each product.


Always free

These free tier offers do not expire and are available to all AWS customers


12 months free

Enjoy these offers for 12-months following your initial sign-up date to AWS



Short-term free trial offers are available through many different software solutions

Check out this link to find out more about free services in AWS


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