Configure third-party admins

Third-party admins can perform administrative actions without interacting with the Okta Admin Console. See About third-party administrators.

Enable third-party admin functionality

  1. In the Admin Console, go to Settings > Account.
  2. Click Edit on Third-Party Admins.
  3. Select the check box, and then click Save.

Grant the third-party admin role to a user

  1. In the Admin Console, go to Security > Administrators.
  2. Click Add Administrator.
  3. Enter the name of the user.
  4. Select the admin roles this user should have, including Third Party Admin.
  5. Click Add Administrator.

Grant third-party admin status to an existing Okta group

  1. In the Admin Console, go to Security > Administrators.
  2. Click Add Administrator.
  3. Enter the name of the user.
  4. Select the admin roles this user should have, including Third Party Admin.
  5. Click Add Administrator.