Auto-claiming a Power Apps licence

Microsoft announce the public preview of auto-claim for Power Apps licences. This feature enables IT administrators to set up policies that automatically assign Power Apps Premium licences to users when they launch an app that needs them.

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Requesting a Power Apps licence (makers)

Following on from the introduction of the facility for users to request a Power Apps licence when they need it (see our blog: is the new facility for makers of the app to request a licence for users as they share the app.

Makers are warned when their app has premium components that will require a Power Apps licence and the process for the IT administrators is exactly the same as when a user requests a licence.

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Requesting a Power Apps licence

Users trying to run a Power Apps app which requires a licence can now request a licence from their IT department directly from within the product. IT administrators can view licence requests in the Microsoft 365 Admin Center and approve them as required.

Find the announcement here:, along with instructions for IT administrators here: