Create a permission Create a permission to use to define a user's access to a forum and its content types. Before you beginRole required: sn_communities.admin About this taskPermissions are reusable. Before creating a permission, check if any existing permissions match your requirements. Procedure Navigate to Community > Administration > Permissions. Click New. On the form, fill in the fields. Table 1. Permission form Field Description Name Name for the permission. Description Description of the permission. Click Submit. Add access types to a permissionAccess types for a permission determine the access that users have to certain forums.Create a permission exceptionCreate a permission exception for users who require specific permissions for a forum.