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Creating an organization

Any npm user can create an organization to manage contributor access to packages governed by the organization.

Note: You need an npm user account to create an organization. To create a user account, visit the account signup page".

  1. Log in to npm with your user account.
    Screenshot of npm login dialog
  2. In the upper right corner of the page, click your profile picture, then click Create an Organization.
    Screenshot of the create an organization dropdown menu
  3. On the organization creation page, in the Name field, type a name for your organization. Your organization name will also be your organization scope.

    Screenshot showing the new organization name field
  4. Under the Name field, choose either the "Unlimited private packages" paid plan or the "Unlimited public packages" free plan and click Buy or Create.

    Screenshot showing the billing plan selection dialog
  5. (Optional) On the organization invitation page, type the npm username or email address of a person you would like to add to your organization as a member, then click Invite.

    Screenshot showing the invitation options for a new organization
  6. Click Continue.

    Screenshot showing the new organization confirmation