How to provide Partner Access to your Facebook Ads Account

By August 1, 2018FAQs

So we can assist you in running your Facebook ads, we need “advertiser” access to two areas:

  1. Your Facebook Page
  2. Your Facebook Ads account (this is where your ad’s payment method is setup)

Here’s how to provide “Partner Access” to your Facebook Ads Account – assuming you have a Business account already setup.

  1. Go to
  2. If you’re asked to click on a Business profile, click the appropriate on.
  3. Click on the Business Settings button
    Facebook Business Manager Setting
  4. Click on the “Ad Accounts” menu item on the left
    Assign Partner
  5. Select your add account. If it’s not there, you will need to add it (see the blue “Add” button). If you’ve done a paid ad campaign before you will have an account somewhere. Your ad account number will on any invoice Facebook has sent you for previous ads.
  6. Click “Assign Partner”
  7. Click on the link that says “Connect your ad account using your partner’s business ID instead.”
    Business ID Settings
  8. From the Role drop-down, select “Ad Account Advertiser”
    Ad Plankton Parnter ID
  9. Enter in our Business ID: 1011796842186827 and click “Connect”

Phew! I know it’s a lot of hoops to jump through, so if you do have any problems we can do a Google Hangout and guide you through it.