Azure Cost Management and Billing
Manage your cloud spending with confidence
Get a full set of cloud cost management capabilities
Monitor cloud spend
Track resource usage and manage cloud costs across all your clouds with a single, unified view while accessing rich operational and financial insights to make informed decisions.Learn about cost analysis
Drive organisational accountability
Implement governance policies for effective enterprise cloud cost management and increase accountability with cost allocation and chargebacks.Learn how to create a VM.
Optimise cloud efficiency
Improve the return on your cloud investment by using continuous cost optimisation and industry best practices.Best Practices
Manage your Azure and AWS spending
Manage costs across Azure and AWS from a single location. Get insights based on data from both clouds to simplify your cost management processes.
Unmatched security and compliance to keep your data safe and consistently accessible
Azure Cost Management and Billing pricing
Azure Cost Management and Billing for Azure is available at no additional cost. Azure Cost Management for AWS is charged at 1 percent of the total AWS managed spend at general availability and free during preview.
Documentation and training
Documentation and quickstarts
Microsoft engineers walk you through the Azure Cost Management and Billing features.Watch videos
Azure billing documentation
Learn how to manage your Azure billing account including granting others access, viewing and downloading your invoice and usage data, paying your invoice and other billing-related actions.Learn More
Start using Azure Cost Management and Billing today
Optimise and save more
Learn to optimise your costs from a consolidated set of resources available to you in one place to help you take control over your spending needs. Learn more by visiting Cost Optimization.
Over 70 percent of Azure enterprise customers are using Azure Cost Management and Billing
Global energy management leader uses Azure Cost Management and Billing to monitor cloud costs
"We see value in Azure Cost Management and Billing added as a service on the Azure portal, as we can now view cost information under a single pane of glass."Alexis Chauvin, Ops Tech Lead, IoT & Digital Transformation, Schneider Electric
Azure Cost Management and Billing updates, blogs and announcements
27 July, 2021Azure Cost Management and Billing updates – July 2021
29 June, 2021Azure Cost Management and Billing updates – June 2021
1 June, 2021Azure Cost Management and Billing updates – May 2021
27 April, 2021Azure Cost Management and Billing updates – April 2021
30 March, 2021Azure Cost Management and Billing updates – March 2021
15 March, 2021Prevent exceeding Azure budget with forecasted cost alerts
Frequently asked questions about Azure Cost Management and Billing
No, Azure Cost Management is on by default for Microsoft Enterprise Agreement and Pay-As-You-Go customers.
Azure Cost Management and Billing should be ready for Cloud Solution Providers in the second half of 2019.
Azure Cost Management and Billing includes Azure service and third-party Azure Marketplace usage and purchases including reservations. All costs are based on your negotiated prices, and data is refreshed every four hours. Learn more about Azure Cost Management and Billing data.