How do I delete my Facebook account?

To deactivate your Facebook account, follow these steps:

  1. Log into the Facebook account you wish to delete.
  2. Click the account menu down arrow at the top right of your screen.
  3. Select ‘Settings’
  4. Choose ‘Security’ in the left column.
  5. Choose ‘Deactivate your account’
  6. Follow the steps to confirm your decision.