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Access and Permissions

Initial access

Basic access to federalist is authenticated using GitHub OAuth. Please ask your team’s primary contact for Federalist to request access to Federalist by e-mailing with the GitHub usernames of those that should have access. Primary contacts should also let us know when to remove access as part of offboarding.

Site permissions

To take any actions on a site in Federalist, you need permissions set on the corresponding GitHub repository. Write access grants most permissions.

Collaborator or Write Access

Collaborators with write access to a site’s repository can:


Administrators of a site’s repository can take all actions available to collaborator and can: