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Why do I need a Facebook Business Manager ID when I apply for a WhatsApp Business Account?

WhatsApp requires a Facebook Business Manager ID as part of the application process for a WhatsApp Business Account. Without a valid Facebook Business Manager ID, WhatsApp will not approve your Business Account application.

 

How do I know if I already have a Facebook Business Manager account?

If your company has an official Facebook page or Instagram account, it is possible that you already have a Facebook Business Manager account. Please reach out to the department in your company responsible for your social media account (e.g. Marketing) to confirm whether you already have a Business Manager ID before creating a new one.

 

Where do I find my Facebook Business Manager ID?

  1. Log into your Facebook Business Manager account

  2. Select “Business Settings” and then “Business Info

  3. Your Business Manager ID is listed below your business name

 

How do I create a new Facebook Business Manager account?

If your company does not already have a Facebook Business Manager account, you can create a new one by following the steps below.

  1. Go to Facebook Business Manager

  2. Select “Create account”

  3. Enter your business details and click “Submit”

 

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