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Can I use Atlassian Teams to assign Page permissions in Confluence?

Hey Atlassian Community!

With Atlassian Teams accessible under People > Start a team (, our users expect to be able to use these Teams created here in adding to Page Permissions/Space Permissions in Confluence Cloud.

If you view the screenshot below, it seems like there are "Admin-managed groups" which are the traditional groups available in the portal, but where are the "team-managed groups" or something like that.

Looking through the Confluence Cloud documentation, there are no mentions of Atlassian Teams:

Is this an expected feature? I went through the publicly available Confluence Cloud - Open Issues (, but was unable to find anything mentioning this. I was also not able to find anything mentioned in the publicly available Cloud Roadmap ( or Confluence Cloud Premium Roadmap (

Does someone have a solution for this or know any more info?

Thanks in advance!



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Brant Schroeder Community Leader May 12, 2021

@Alex Abdo 

Teams are not used for permissions but rather to connect and collaborate on content.  It allows any confluence user to create a team.  They can connect with others, help others stay notified, monitor other's information, and more.

@Brant Schroeder do you know if there's any intention to change this? The ability to assign teams to roles in a project would be a game-changer in allowing project and space admins to better self-manage access.

Brant Schroeder Community Leader Jun 09, 2022

@Dave Nicholson I am not seeing anything on their roadmap and I am also not seeing a feature request for that functionality.  I would suggest submitting a feature request here:

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