Extend your AppleCare+ cover

If your AppleCare+ plan will expire soon, you may be able to continue cover.

In Australia, Canada, Germany, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States

  • If you've paid upfront for an AppleCare+ plan for your iPhone, iPad or Apple Watch, you may be able to purchase new cover that renews monthly.
  • In the United States, if you've paid upfront for an AppleCare+ plan for your Mac, you may be able to purchase new cover that renews annually. 

Purchase the new cover within 30 days after your original cover ends. To find out if you can purchase the new cover, go to mysupport.apple.com and follow the onscreen instructions. The new cover renews automatically until it's cancelled.

Your plan cover may continue beyond 24 or 36 months, on a monthly or annual basis, until it's cancelled.

If you choose to continue cover, your cover will be subject to the then-current AppleCare+ Terms and Conditions.


In China mainland

If you've paid upfront for 24 months of cover, you may be able to continue cover on an annual basis when the 24 month period is over. If you're paying annually, your annual plan will renew each year until it's cancelled.

Within 30 days of the end date of your cover, go to Settings > General > About. Then tap AppleCare+ Cover Available and follow the onscreen instructions.

If you continue cover, your cover will be subject to the then-current AppleCare+ Terms and Conditions.


How to check when your cover expires

  • On your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, go to Settings > General > About, then tap the name of your AppleCare plan.
  • Or go to mysupport.apple.com/en-gb and sign in with your Apple ID. Then choose your device from the list.
  • You can also find the expiry date in the Proof of Cover or Plan Confirmation message that is sent to you when you purchase the AppleCare+ plan.

You won't receive notifications that your plan is about to expire, unless local law provides otherwise.

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