This topic describes how to create a resource group. You can use resource groups to manage resources under your Alibaba Cloud account by department or project.


Only Alibaba Cloud accounts or RAM users that are authorized to manage resource groups can perform this operation.


  1. Log on to the Resource Management console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Resource Group.
  3. Click Create Resource Group.
  4. In the dialog box that appears, enter Resource Group Name and Display Name.
  5. Click OK.


After the preceding steps are taken, the status of the resource group changes to Creating.... About three seconds later, click Refresh list. If the status changes to Available, the resource group is created.