Billing and Payment Tools Overview

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure provides various billing and payment tools that make it easy to manage your service costs.


Budgets can be used to set thresholds for your Oracle Cloud Infrastructure spending. You can set alerts on your budget to let you know when you might exceed your budget, and you can view all of your budgets and spending from one single place in the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure console. See Budgets Overview for more information.

Cost Analysis

Cost Analysis provides easy-to-use visualization tools to help you track and optimize your Oracle Cloud Infrastructure spending. For more information, see Checking Your Expenses and Usage.

Cost and Usage Reports

A cost report is a comma-separated value (CSV) file that is similar to a usage report, but also includes cost columns. The report can be used to obtain a breakdown of your invoice line items at resource-level granularity. As a result, you can optimize your Oracle Cloud Infrastructure spending, and make more informed cloud spending decisions.

A usage report is a comma-separated value (CSV) file that can be used to get a detailed breakdown of resources in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure for audit or invoice reconciliation.

For more information, see Cost and Usage Reports Overview.

Organizations and Billing Integration

You can use the Oracle billing and cost reporting features to centrally manage the cost and usage information across all tenancies in your organization.

See Cost Reporting Integration and Viewing Subscription Details and Costs for more information.


You can view and download invoices for your Oracle Cloud Infrastructure usage. For more information, see Viewing Your Subscription Invoice.

Payment Methods

The Payment Method section of the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Console allows you to easily manage how you pay for your Oracle Cloud Infrastructure usage. For more information, see Changing Your Payment Method.