Google validated the concern 2 hours earlier, at 4:30 pm ET: Were mindful of an issue with Search Console that prevents some users from using the service. ^ gi– Google Search Central (@googlesearchc) December 16, 2021 But the problem initially started taking place five hours ago, at 1:30 pm ET:@dannysullivan Is Google Search Console down? I question if this is a server resource issue or something else.Either way – Google is aware of the issue, working on it and I suspect it will be repaired soon.I am stunned it has been having problems for so long.Forum discussion at Twitter.