Staff permissions

Permissions determine the level of access that your staff have to your store.

Your staff might need specific permissions depending on their position, like Shopify POS login requirements. Carefully consider the permissions that you give to staff and collaborators.

Learn more about adding and updating staff accounts.

Store owner permissions

A Shopify store can only have one store owner. It's usually the person who opened the store. You can check who’s listed as the store owner by clicking Settings > Users and permissions in your Shopify admin. Email messages from Shopify are sent to the store owner’s email address.

Some actions are only available to the store owner:

You can transfer store ownership to another staff member.

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