After creating a resource group, you can purchase resources for the resource group at the Alibaba Cloud official website or by using the Resource Management console or consoles of other Alibaba Cloud services. You must select a resource group when purchasing resources. This topic describes how to purchase resources on the Resource Group page of the Resource Management console.


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. Find the resource group for which you want to add resources and click Manage Resource in the Actions column.
  4. Click Purchase and select the resource group when you purchase resources.
    After the resource is purchased, it belongs to the selected resource group.