Manage Snyk organizations
In the Manage organization section, you can:
  • see how many private, public and inactive projects are in the organization.
  • see and manage team members.
  • leave this organization.
  • delete this organization (administrator users only).

Creating a new Snyk organization

You can have an unlimited number of organizations on Snyk. Each organization can be on a different pricing plan.
To create a new organization:
1. On the Snyk Web UI, open the Organizations drop-down list from the top menu, and click the Create a new organization option:
2. On the Create a new organization page, enter a name for the new organization, and click the Create organization button:
Note: It is highly recommended to enter a unique name for the new organization.
A new organization is created and is added to your Organizations list.
By default, each organization has a unique Snyk ID and internal name, which you can find in the Settings page of the organization.

Deleting an organization

Org Admins can delete organizations so long as there are no groups involved.
If groups are being used in the organization, only a Group Admin can delete the organization.
To delete an organization:
1. On the Snyk Web UI, open the Organization drop-down list on the top menu, and select the organization you want to delete:
2. After the selected organization appears, click the Org Settings button
on the top menu:
3. On the Settings page, select General on the left menu:
3. Scroll down to the Delete organization section, and click the Delete organization button:
4. On the Confirmation dialog box, enter the name of the organization you want to delete to confirm its deletion. Then, click OK:
The selected organization is deleted from your Snyk Account.

Setting your Preferred Organization

If you have several organizations, one of these organizations is set by default as your Preferred Organization in your Snyk Account. A Preferred Organization determines the following:
  • On the Snyk Web UI - which organization will be displayed by default when you log in to your Snyk Account.
  • On the Snyk CLI - which organization will be used by default for the test count when running tests via the CLI. Note: To change the organization that will be used for the test count via the CLI, use the --org=<ORG_ID> command. For more information, see Options for the code test subcommand.
You can change the Preferred Organization in your Snyk Account via your Account Settings on the Web UI.
To change your Preferred Organization:
1. On the Snyk Web UI, click your Account icon on the top right corner of the screen. Then, select the Account settings option:
2. On the Account Settings page – Preferred Organization section, open the Organization drop-down list, and select the organization you want to set as your Preferred Organization:
Note: The Organization drop-down list displays your existing organizations.
3. Click the Update Preferred Org button to save your new setting.
The organization you selected as your Preferred Organization will be displayed when you will log into your Snyk Account, and it will be used by default for the test count when running tests via the CLI.