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Transfer Ownership - new Google Sites

Make another user the owner of your Google Site via Google Drive or transfer to a different Google Workspace domain via Shared Drives

Related articles: Sharing and Publishing; Copy Site


Transfer Site Ownership in Drive

The site will remain in its location and the owner can move it to My Drive or a Team Drive and find it in search.

Transfer Limitation

Google Workspace does not allow to choose an owner  to someone outside of your Google Workspace domain. You can use Shared Drives to do this instead.

Transferring ownership of a Google Site in Google Drive

Transfer into and out of Google Workspace using Shared Drives


Transfer a Google Site in and out of G Suite using a Shared Drive.

Cannot Transfer - Copy Site Instead

If you cannot make a Shared Drive and need to transfer the site copy the site instead:


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