How do I claim a Google My Business listing I don't own?

If you see your business on Google Maps and know that you are not the owner of that listing, you can claim that business.

Google wants to make sure that listings are truthful and accurate. If you believe that your business listing has been created without your knowledge, you can claim it right on Google Maps.

  1. On Google Maps, click on the location.
  2. On the business information on the left of your screen, click Claim this business and then Manage now.
  3. Select your preferred verification option and follow the next steps to claim the business as yours
    1. To learn more about the different verification options, click on our how-to support article.