Migrating AWS Accounts From One Org To Another

Removing An AWS Account From The Organization



Complete Sign-up Steps

If you created an AWS Account via AWS Organizations, then you will need to complete the standard AWS Sign up steps since much of this information was reliant on the AWS Root Account. More details here.

Error when trying to remove an AWS account for the org root
Error when trying to remove an AWS account for the org root
Error when trying to leave an AWS Organization
Error when trying to leave an AWS Organization

Update Billing informatio

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You will need to add a credit card if you are on invoice billing since the account will be disconnected from the management / consolidated billing account. Otherwise you will get an error such as below:



Confirm Your Identity

You will have to confirm that you are human. You will have to enter your phone number and enter a verification code such as below. We recommend you hit mute on your phone, sometimes the feedback makes it fail.

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Sign Up For A Support Plan

You will then have to pick a support plan.

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Signup Completed

After all of the above has been completed, you should see box such as below. 🎉🎉🎉

You can now remove the account from the organization.

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Adding An Account To Your AWS Organization

Create an AWS Account and Enable AWS Organizations



Invite existing AWS Accounts

From the organizational root (aka management account) in your new AWS you will want to invite the other AWS Accounts into the new organization.



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