Once you create a team, you can add organization members to it.

Each team has its own individually defined access permissions for repositories.

Members of the Owners team can add or remove existing organization members from all teams.

Members of teams that give admin permissions can only add and remove other members and repositories for that team.


  • A team that's synced to an LDAP group is indicated with a special LDAP badge. The member list for an LDAP synced team can only be managed from the LDAP group it's mapped to. To add someone to a team synced to an LDAP group, contact your LDAP administrator.
  • It's not possible to add an organization to another organization's team. Teams are limited to user accounts.

Setting up a team

  1. In the top right corner of any page, click your profile photo, then click Your profile. Profile photo

  2. On the left side of your profile page, under "Organizations", click the icon for your organization. organization icons

  3. On the right side of the organization profile page, under Teams, click the name of the team. Team panel with New Team button selected

  4. Type the username of the person you want to add and press Enter.

    • If the user is not a member of your organization, they'll receive an email inviting them to the organization. They will need to accept the invitation before becoming a member of the organization. Invite org member page
    • If the user is already a member of your organization, they will immediately be added to the team. Add team member popup