Create a permission

Create a permission to use to define a user's access to a forum and its content types.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_communities.admin

About this task

Permissions are reusable. Before creating a permission, check if any existing permissions match your requirements.


  1. Navigate to Community > Administration > Permissions.
  2. Click New.
  3. On the form, fill in the fields.
    Table 1. Permission form
    Field Description
    Name Name for the permission.
    Description Description of the permission.

  4. Click Submit.