If you are an Android user then you might be familiar with Google Play Store. The Google Play store offers millions of amazing apps, books, games, and videos. If you are no longer using your subscription or weren’t impressed by what it had to offer, you can cancel at any time. Here’s how you can cancel, pause or restart a subscription on google play.

To Cancel A Subscription

Uninstalling the app will not cancel your subscription.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Store Google Play.
  2. Check if you’re signed in to the correct Google Account.
  3. Tap Menu Menuand then Subscriptions.
  4. Select the subscription you want to cancel.
  5. Tap Cancel subscription.
  6. Follow the instructions.

If you have a subscription with an app and the app gets removed from Google Play, your future subscription will be canceled. Your past subscriptions will not be refunded.

What Happens After You Cancel

When you cancel a subscription you’ll still be able to use your subscription for the time you’ve already paid. For example, if you buy a one-year subscription on Jan. 1 for $10 and decide to cancel your subscription on July 1:

  1. You’ll have access to the subscription until Dec. 31.
  2. You won’t be charged another yearly subscription of $10 the following Jan.

To Pause A Subscription

Some apps will also let you pause your subscription. When you pause a subscription, your subscription will pause at the end of your current billing period.  

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Store Google Play.
  2. Check if you’re signed in to the correct Google Account.
  3. Tap Menu Menuand then Subscriptions.
  4. Select the subscription you want to pause.
  5. Tap Manage and then Pause payments.
  6. Set the time period to pause payments.
  7. Tap Confirm.
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Restart Payments For A Paused Subscription

You can resume your subscription anytime.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Store Google Play.
  2. Check if you’re signed in to the correct Google Account.
  3. Tap Menu Menuand then Subscriptions.
  4. Select the subscription you want to start again.
  5. Tap Manage and then Resume.