Getting Started as a New Sophos Partner

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First steps, who to contact for help, and advice for partner portal administrators

Our consistent, strategic commitment to the channel has been a long-term cornerstone of our success. We focus 100% on the channel, and the success of our partners is key. With well over 60,000 partners worldwide, we have an established base of trusted partners across the globe. We’re glad to see our partner community grow and we welcome each new member to team Sophos!

If you have considered becoming a Sophos partner, now is a great time. Just complete the partner application here.

Three steps to get started with Sophos

To most successfully begin this partnership, we recommend you follow the three steps below. Most of the links included are accessible via the Sophos Partner Portal, and thus only available for already registered partners.

  1. Elevate your partnership to the next level
    The Sophos Partner Program offers unrivalled benefits. Find out how you move up through the program tiers to get better discounts, sales, and marketing support, and make the most of partner program benefits. As a new starter, don’t forget to:
    Choose a distributor in your region
    Give your team access to the partner portal
    Announce your partnership
  2. Position yourself to win
    We’re dedicated to helping you increase your profitability. We offer best-in-class tools and resources to help you succeed through the Sophos Partner Portal. Follow the links below and find out how you can:
    Maximize revenue
    Ensure customer success
    Generate demand
  3. Enhance your security expertise
    We offer on-demand sales and technical training as well as frequent, live learning sessions both in-person and through our frequent webinar. Stay in touch and
    Engage in training and certification
    Choose a technical accreditation
    Join events and webinars


Are you new and need more guidance? We’re here to help!

We’d like to make your onboarding process smooth and simple but of course, we appreciate your questions as you get started. Below you’ll find help resources for all your partner needs:

  • Sales
    Your account manager is your contact for everything sales related. If you don’t know their contact details already, just log in to the Sophos Partner Portal at where you can find all those details right on the home page. Sophos MSP partners find contact details on the MSP Hub, CSP partners on the CSP Hub.
  • Partner Care
    Having trouble accessing the partner portal or need help with transactions like deal registrations, licensing, etc? Reach out to the Partner Care team via You can either create a ticket via the Support Portal or get in touch through our live chat.
  • Partner Portal
    We also offer a number of how-to videos to help you use the most important Sophos Partner Portal features. In the partner portal, just click on the (i) icon at the top right corner to access them.
  • Distribution
    Of course, our distributors are also happy to answer your questions. You can find a list of Sophos distributors here.
  • Technical Support
    All Sophos partners have access to enhanced technical support at no extra cost. Go to the support pages and choose the contact method that works best for you. Check out our extensive Sophos TechVids video library at or ask your question in the Sophos Community at
  • Co-branding
    Our Channel Service Center helps you with your co-branding requests. Just email with your request.

Partner Portal Administrators

Sophos Partner Portal administrators have additional visibility and management rights beyond those of a regular user. For example, they can update user profiles and access rights within the partner portal or receive partner program updates.
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