Organization owners and team maintainers have administrative permissions for teams in an organization, including repository access and team visibility.

Renaming a team

Team maintainers and organization owners can edit the name and description of a team.

Changing team visibility

Team maintainers and organization owners can determine whether a team is visible or secret.

Adding organization members to a team

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.

Removing organization members from a team

People with owner or team maintainer permissions can remove team members from a team. This may be necessary if a person no longer needs access to a repository the team grants, or if a person is no longer focused on a team's projects.

Managing an individual's access to an organization repository

Organization owners can manage any person's access to a repository, as well as other relevant information about the person's relationship to the organization.

Managing team access to an organization repository

Organization owners and team maintainers can add repositories to a team, as well as change the team's read, write, and admin access to the repository.