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How to register as an individual user

If you are registering a new organisation, you must be the Contact Officer and you must first register as an individual user.

Step 1: Register

Click on the Register link on the left navigation menu.

On the Registration page, provide the following details:

  • email address
  • title
  • surname
  • first name
  • phone number
  • address
  • postcode
  • secret question
  • secret answer

You will need to provide a password. Your password must be a minimum of seven characters and must contain three of the following four items:
  • a number
  • a lower case letter
  • an upper case letter
  • a special character (!@#$%? are allowed).

Step 2: Activate account

Once you have submitted your details, you will receive an email with your user ID. Follow the link in the email to activate your account (this needs to be done within 30 days of submitting the request).

Enter your password and the user ID provided in your email and click the Login button.

Step 3: Choose a licence type

Choose the option 'I want to register as an individual' and click the Next button.

Step 4: Select Products

Select products which you would like to have access to.

Read and confirm you accept the Terms & Conditions for the product(s) you are requesting. You will receive an email confirming that your registration has been approved.

If you want to select a charged product, you will need to join your organisation first.

How to register a new organisation (where an organisation doesn't already exist)

Step 1: Register as an organisation

To register a new organisation, you must be the Contact Officer and you must first register as an individual user (see above 'How to register as an individual user') and wait for email confirmation. When you receive email confirmation click on the my account link and log into registration centre.

Repeat steps 1 and 2 above.

Step 2: Choose a licence type

Choose the option: 'I want to register as part of a new organisation' and click the Submit button.

Select the tick box 'My organisation does not appear on the list. I want to register a new organisation' and click on the Join button.

Enter your organisation's details, including details of a Delegate from your organisation, then click the Submit button.

Accept the Contact Officer roles and responsibilities, then click Finish.

To add products to your organisation select 'Add Product" or select Finish if you do not wish to purchase any ABS products at this time.

If you have purchased any ABS products an ABS officer will contact you to arrange payment.

You will be sent an email confirming approval of your Organisational Licence registration.


How to join an existing organisational Licence

Step 1: Register

Click on the Register link on the left navigation menu.

On the Registration page, provide the following details:
  • email address
  • title
  • surname
  • first name
  • phone number
  • address
  • postcode
  • secret question
  • secret answer

You will also need to provide a password. Your password must be a minimum of seven characters and must contain three of the following four items:
  • a number
  • a lower case letter
  • an upper case letter
  • a special character (!@#$%? are allowed).
Step 2: Activate account

Once you have submitted your details, you will receive an email with your user ID.

Follow the link in the email to activate your account (this needs to be done within 30 days of submitting the request).

Enter your password and the user ID provided in your email and click the Next button.

Step 3: Choose a licence type

Select 'I want to register as part of an organisation' and click the Submit button.

Select your organisation from the list and click Join. (Note: If your organisation doesn't appear in the list, see above: 'How to register a new organisation'.)

You will receive an email confirming that you have requested to join an organisation.

Once the Contact Officer has reviewed your request they will either approve or decline your request. If your request to join the organisation is declined, you will be sent an email providing a reason.

Step 4: Select products
If your request to join the organisation is approved, you will receive a confirmation email which will include a link to log in to the My account page.

Click the My account link in the email notification and log in to your account. Select the 'Organisation products' tab to request access to available products. Your request will be submitted to your organisation's Contact Officers for approval.

Once a Contact Officer has reviewed your request, they will either approve or decline it.

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