People with owner or team maintainer permissions can add organization members to teams. People with owner permissions can also invite non-members to join a team and the organization.

Tip: If you're adding people to teams to determine read or write access to a repository, make sure you review the different repository access permissions.

  1. In the top right corner of GitHub, 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. Under your organization name, click Teams. Teams tab

  4. On the Teams tab, click the name of the team. Team page with list of teams

  5. Add an organization member to the team or invite a non-member to join a team:

    • If the person you want to add is already a member of your organization, type their username and press Enter. The user will immediately be added to the team.
    • If the person you want to add is not member of your organization, type their username or email address and press Enter. The user will receive an email invitation to join your organization and will be added to the team once they accept the invitation.

You can edit or cancel an invitation any time before the user accepts.