All-in-One Guide to Brief You in Detail About Amazon Household Login

| Updated on March 27, 2024

Take the advantage of this opportunity to bring your family and friends together virtually through the Amazon Household, presented by Amazon. With discounts and freebies, Amazon is an amazing feature of streaming and sharing media. 

Let us take you through the Amazon Household Tour! 

Here we will explain to you briefly how to use Amazon Household, how to share media- movies, videos, music, and many more with friends and family, without moving an inch!

What is an Amazon Household?

Amazon Household

Amazon Household is a platform where you can connect securely with family and friends and share all the Amazon benefits. The household feature focuses on sharing digital media- movies, videos, music with unlimited entertainment anywhere, anytime. 

Let’s start with ‘Bringing the family together!’


An Amazon Household allows you to connect and share Amazon Prime benefits with the whole family. 

Near or far,

Enjoy family time with Amazon Household!

Who all can use Amazon Household?

Is there a specific Age Category or Count to use Amazon Household? Let’s find out.

1. Adult(18 years and above)

Two adults in total can use Amazon Household at a time. An adult is required to create and set up the Amazon household account.

An adult can add-

  • Another adult
  • Four teens (ages 13-17, teens can have their account to shop and stream)
  • Four children (children can not shop)

2. Teens(13-17 years old)

As shown above, up to four teens can be added by an Adult or the Account Holder to enjoy the Amazon benefits. 

Key points for teen accounts 

  1. They can access their account by signing up, anytime as and when they please to share and stream thousands of movies and entertainment media 
  2. They can link their cards with their Amazon accounts, with the permission of their parents or an adult
  3. An adult can see whatever the teens(younger adults) purchase while keeping track of the costs and cutting it 

3. Children(12 years and under)

As shown above, up to four children can be added by an Adult or the Account holder.

Key points for children

  1. They can access thousands of kid-friendly games,  shows, and movies through Amazon Kids+
  2. Children account are accessible by adults and teens
  3. Children are not allowed to use cards or shop online

Ultimate Benefits of Amazon Household

  1. Free(2-day) shipping that can be shared within the entire family 
  2. Unlimited photo storage that can be shared and accessed through all the members of the Amazon Households family
  3. Discounts and Monthly- memberships for Prime Video Channels like HBO, SHOWTIME, and STARZ.
  4. Safe and secure media sharing with the family members 
  5. Adults can monitor and keep a track of activities of Teen and children

Now, after learning about so many free features and benefits. You might want to log in to enjoy the unlimited, non-stop fun. 

Just scroll down to learn and launch your fun page!

Log in to Amazon Household Account in 3 steps

Start with logging in to your Amazon account at

The fundamental step for everyone is to have an Amazon Prime/ Amazon Account

Follow the steps listed below to Launch Amazon Household:

Amazon Account

Let’s dig in to log in!

Step 1: After logging Amazon Account, go to the Accounts and Lists option at Top Right 

Accounts and Lists in Amazon Account

Step 2: Scroll down and go to Shopping programs and Rentals.

Shopping programs and Rentals in Amazon Account

Step 3: From here, click the option- Amazon Household to start your journey 

Go to Amazon Household in Amazon Account

Sharing is caring and caring is in Amazon Household!

So, let us add your family and friends.

Adding people to your Amazon Household

Easy to read steps for logging in and using Amazon Household by Adult, teens, and Children:

1. How to add and login as an Adult?

Step 1: Go to the Amazon Household Home page and directly click on Add Adult as shown below

Add Adult in Amazon Household

Step 2: To invite friends and family, enter their Name followed by Email address and click ‘continue’ to proceed

Invite family and friends to Amazon Household

Step 3: As the following page appears, if you want to share the card details continue by clicking on ‘Agree and Continue’ otherwise click on ‘Decline and do not share benefits’

Sharing card details in Amazon Household


This is an Amazon Household feature to share your payment details and cards with family and friends to use for easy online shopping and purchases

Step 4: After choosing as you please, you will see the following page. Click on ‘send invite’ to confirm 

 Send invite in Amazon Household 


Once you send your invitation, it takes 14 days to accept. Within these days, if you wish you can delete or unsend the request.

2. How to add and login as Teens?

Step 1: Click directly on the option, Add a Teen shown on the Amazon home page. 

Add a teen in Amazon Household 

Step 2: As the page shown below appears, go to sign up now and set up your teen profile 

Sign up a teen profile in Amazon Household

3. How to add and log in as children? 

Step 1: Go to the Amazon Household Home page. And as you scroll down till page end, click on the ‘Add a child’ option

Add a child in Amazon Household 

Step 2: As you see the following page, ‘enter the child’s name and birthdate’ to set up the profile

Set up child’s profile in Amazon Household 

Step 3: Set up an icon, by clicking on the cartoon tags and click save

Save child profile in Amazon Household 

Sometimes, you are automatically kicked out of Amazon Household or are denied access to use the account. In case you are-

Unable to join Amazon Household?

Let’s see why-

  • Reason 1: Amazon Account has reached its limit of users, as only 6 users in total can use and share Amazon Prime at one time (up to 2 adults, 2/4 teens, and 2/4 children)
  • Reason 2: You have recently left your Amazon Household or the other adult has recently left your Amazon Household. If one adult leaves, another adult can not join until 180 days( As per Amazon policy)

Let’s check who is using your Account and track it down!

How to manage Amazon content and devices? 

With this feature, you will be able to check and keep track of the content and devices being used. Just scroll down and follow: 

Step 1: Go to the homepage of your Amazon account and click on ‘Account & Lists’

Go to Accounts and Lists in your Amazon Account 

Step 2: Go to ‘Content and Devices’

Go to ‘Content and devices’

Step 3: To check the content, click on ‘content’

Go to Content in Content and Devices

Step 4: Got to ‘devices’ to check how many devices are in use currently 

Go to Devices in Amazon Content and Devices

How to share Amazon Prime benefits? 

Step 1: Login to your Amazon Prime Account 

Step 2: Go to Share your Prime Benefits  

Step 3: Click on Manage your Household

Step 4: Enter the Name and Email of the person you want to enjoy Amazon benefits with

Step 5: Continue to share Wallet access

Step 6: Review Terms and Agree and Send Invite

How to manage your Amazon Account?

Manage Accounts through Amazon Household

Step 1: Login to your Amazon account and go to Accounts and Lists, as shown below:

Accounts and Lists under Amazon Account

Step 2: Under your Accounts and Lists, scroll down the page to see the following screen, from here click on Manage your Profile:

Manage your Profile under Amazon Account

Step 3: As you see this page, just choose the profile to be edited:

Manage your profile

Step 4: As you click on the person’s name, you will be directed to click on Prime video as shown below:

Amazon programs

Step 5: As the Amazon Prime page opens, you will see the title- Edit profile. Here you can manage your account by adding or editing the users.

Amazon prime Manage

Manage Account through Amazon Prime 

Step 1: Go to Amazon Prime Account 

Manager profile in Amazon prime

Step 2: Choose who wants to watch or if you want to add a new member, tap on the new symbols, shown below:

Add a new member on Amazon Prime 

Step 3: Add a new profile, by clicking create a profile

Create Profile

Step 4: To create a profile, enter the required details as follows and click on save changes:

Set New Profile 


Is the Amazon Family the same as the Amazon Household?

No. Amazon Family is a platform that fills you with amazing discounts and offers for baby products like- baby food, diapers, and much more to shop online. Moreover, it also I helps you with fun and easy tips and tricks in raising children.

Do All the Members of Amazon Household Need to have the Same Address?

No, all the members of Amazon Household need not have the same address; one of the two adults can set up the Amazon Household and the rest of the members can use it if even they do not share the same address.

John M. Flood

John is a crypto enthusiast, Fintech writer, and stock trader. His writings provide guides to perform your best in the crypto world and stock planet. He is a B-Tech graduate from Stanford University and also holds a certification in creative writing. John also has 5 years of experience in exploring and understanding better about the FinTech industry. Over time, he gained experience and expertise by implementing his customized strategies to play in the crypto market.

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