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Estimating spending for your enterprise

Understand where your spending is trending based on the usage across products.

Who can use this feature?

The enhanced billing platform is available to all enterprise accounts, and organizations owned by enterprise accounts, created after June 2, 2024. Enterprises that participated in the beta program also have access to the enhanced billing platform.

The enhanced billing platform provides a high-level view of your spending trends based on the usage across products. You can use this information to estimate your spending and make informed decisions about your budget.

Viewing your spending

The "Overview" page provides a high-level view of your spending and budgets.

  1. In the top-right corner of GitHub, click your profile photo, then click Your enterprises.

  2. In the list of enterprises, click the enterprise you want to view.

  3. On the left side of the page, in the enterprise account sidebar, click Billing & Licensing.

On this page, you can view your usage in the following categories:

  • Current metered usage: The card on the top left shows the gross metered usage for your enterprise including all cost centers. Click More details to view a breakdown of the usage by cost center.

  • Metered usage (w/o cost centers): The graph shows the gross metered usage for your enterprise excluding cost centers. To view the usage for a specific cost center, select , then click a cost center.

    To view a different time period, select Time Frame, then choose a time period. You can also download an image of the graph by clicking on the right.

  • By organization and by repository: The two cards under the graph show the top five organizations and repositories that generate the most usage. You can click in the upper-right corner of each card to view all usage.

  • By products: You can use the product tabs to view usage and discounts for different products. Only products with usage are shown.

    Screenshot of the product tabs section of the overview page.

Viewing promotion and discounts

In the "Current promotions and discounts" section in the top right, you can see the total amount of promotions and discounts applied to your account. Click More details to view a breakdown of the promotions and discounts.

Tracking budgets

At the bottom of the page, under "Budgets", you can see budgets you have set, and how much you have spent against those budgets. By clicking to the right of a budget, you can edit or delete the budget.

If you have used all of your budget, a red banner appears at the top of the page. You can click Update your budget to increase your budget.