Managing organization settings
Organization administrators can change several settings, including the names of repositories that belong to the organization and Owners team membership. In addition, organization admins can delete the organization and all of its repositories.
Renaming an organization
If your project or company has changed names, you can update the name of your organization to match.
Transferring organization ownership
To make someone else the owner of an organization account, you must add a new owner and then remove yourself from the account.
Restricting repository creation in your organization
To protect your organization's data, you can configure permissions for creating repositories in your organization.
Setting permissions for deleting or transferring repositories
You can allow organization members with admin permissions to a repository to delete or transfer the repository, or limit the ability to delete or transfer repositories to organization owners only.
Restricting repository visibility changes in your organization
To protect your organization's data, you can configure permissions for changing repository visibility in your organization.
Allowing people to fork private repositories in your organization
Organization owners can allow or prevent the forking of any private repositories owned by your organization.
Setting permissions for adding outside collaborators
To protect your organization's data and the number of paid seats used in your organization, you can allow only owners to invite outside collaborators to organization repositories.
Allowing people to delete issues in your organization
Organization owners can allow certain people to delete issues in repositories owned by your organization.
Setting team creation permissions in your organization
You can allow all organization members to create teams or limit team creation to organization owners.
Deleting an organization account
When you delete an organization, all repositories, forks of private repositories, wikis, issues, pull requests, and Project or Organization Pages are deleted as well.
Converting an organization into a user
It's not possible to convert an organization into a personal user account, but you can create a new user account and transfer the organization's repositories to it.
Integrating Jira with your organization project board
You can integrate Jira Cloud with your organization account to scan commits and pull requests, creating relevant metadata and hyperlinks in any mentioned Jira issues.