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Payment methods offered by OVH

Ordering process in OVH

First order

As a new OVH customer, you need to create a nic handle (customer ID) by filling in the form available via the link:
New customer. Thanks to this

, you can go into your account and make as many orders as you want. (Pay attention to the validity of the information you provide). nic-handle. They are our only means of contacting you. Your postal and email addresses must be kept updatedIf you need to make any changes, go to your
, Click on Control Panelthen on information in the menu on the left./) update Upon receipt of your payment by OVH, your order is validated and placed. Instantly, you receive an email confirming receipt of your payment. Your service will be available and active when you receive your invoice (usually within 24 hours after your payment). An email will notify you. Deadline for completion of service

Activation time

All your orders and invoices are available on your 24/7 via your manager

Domain names Web hosting Dedicated Servers
Creation: 24 - 48 hours
Renewal: 1 hour
Transfer from a registrar to OVH: variable according to the registrar
(3 to 10 days)
Installation: 1 hour
Renewal: 1 hour
Installation: 24 hours
(depending on availability)


by visiting the Control Panel . You can view and print them directly without needing to contact our Customer Support: Billing SectionTo renew save time!

Paiement mensuel

Certains produits ou services peuvent être facturés de façon mensuelle chez OVH. Cette facturation peut correspondre à tout ou partie de l'offre liée, par exemple cela peut se limiter à des options souscrites en supplément ou à des sur-consommations hors forfait.


create a renewal order; there are two ways you can do this:

  • Directly on the renewal page, which you can access via the OVH website homepage. This way is very quick and easy, and you don't need to log in with a nic-handle or password.
  • Depuis votre espace client dans "facturation" > "Mes services".