How To Delete Your Shutterstock Account

There are 2 simple ways to delete your Shutterstock account - Fill in the form or Send an email.

To delete your Shutterstock account you must contact customer service and request deletion. You can do so through the contact form or by emailing

Send Request To Delete Shutterstock Via Email

Once you fill, click send and verify your email. We'll automatically send an email to on your behalf.

1. Enter your first name. This will be used for your email signature.

2. Enter your last name.

3. Enter your email. This will be the email you used on your account and the email you have access to

4. Click Send.

5. You'll receive an email to verify. Click the verification link.

6. Once you verify, an email will be sent to Shutterstock to delete your account. And you'll receive a copy of it.

Fill this form to request deletion

When you fill this form here, we'll automatically forward this within a few hours and Shutterstock will reach out to you.

Website - Slides & Instructions

Shutterstock-Delete Account from Website. Step 1: [Click Here to log on to the Shutterstock Contact Us Page] (  Scroll Down and Click Account Changes.
Shutterstock-Delete Account from Website. Step 2: email address
Shutterstock-Delete Account from Website. Step 3: Choose I would like to cancel my current plan
Shutterstock- Delete account from website. Step 4: Type a deletion request
Shutterstock- Delete account from website. Step 5: Click send

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  • Click here to open Shutterstock contact page. Type your full name

  • Type your email address

  • Choose I would like to cancel my current plan

  • Type a deletion request

  • Click send

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Questions & Answers

What happens when I delete my account?

Deleting your account will permanently remove your content from online display, bar access to your account and participation in online forums. Click here for more information on deleting your account.

I forgot my password. Can I still delete my account?

Yes. You can email customer support directly at * *and request that your account be deleted, or Click here for the forgotten password link.

Why does customer service have to delete my account?

Unfortunately, there is no way to fully delete your account without the help of a Shutterstock customer service representative. Because of legal restrictions involved in stock content, it’s necessary for us to delete your account.

What do I do if I have a paid Shutterstock plan?

Make sure you turn off auto-renewal before you delete your account. To check if you have a paid plan or an auto-renewal feature activated login to your account details page and check your current plan. Click here for more information.

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