You can create a DHCP relay service to relay traffic between DHCP clients and DHCP servers that are not created in NSX-T Data Center.


  1. From your browser, log in with admin privileges to an NSX Manager at https://nsx-manager-ip-address.
  2. Select Networking > DHCP from the navigation panel.
  3. Click Relay Services and click Add.
  4. Enter a name and optional description.
  5. Select a DHCP relay profile from the drop-down menu.

What to do next

Add a DHCP service to a logical router port. See Add a DHCP Service to a Logical Router Port.