Action Required! Starting November 21st, 2022, Nest Hubs opted into the Preview Program are being updated to support Matter 1.0 in anticipation of Google's general availability (GA) of Matter. All Matter devices being used with the Preview Program will need to be updated. See the Release Notes for more details.

Matter development checklist

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1. Build a Matter-enabled device.

2. Register with the Connectivity Standards Alliance (CSA) to get your own unique Vendor ID (VID) and Product ID (PID). If you do not have your own VID or PID, choose ones that are allocated for testing purposes.

3. Connect your device and enable setup in your app, Android app, or Google Home app (GHA).

Test & Field Trial

4. Test your Matter integrations before you submit for Certification.

5. Perform a Field Trial, if required, before you submit for Certification.

Certify & Launch

6. Review the Certification Requirements before submitting for Certification. The approval process may take up to two weeks.

7. A Marketing Review may be required if you plan to mention Google or any of its affiliated brands.

8. You may either launch immediately upon certification, or schedule your product's launch date in advance. Launches roll out and ramp up within a few days.