Create App Catalog In SharePoint Online

What is App catalog?

  • App Catalog is used to store the apps for SharePoint and office for our organization's internal use.
  • We can configure and manage an App Catalog for SharePoint environment to control access the available apps.

Steps to create app catalog,

Step 1 -
Open your SharePoint Admin Center.

Admin Center

Step 2 - From Left navigation, click the “Apps” to go to app catalog.


Step 3 - Select the “App Catalog” in app catalog page.

App Catalog

Step 4 - On the app catalog page, you have an option to create new app catalog or you can use the existing app catalog. Here, I had chosen to create a new app catalog site.

App Catalog

Step 5 - After selecting the app catalog site click “OK” to proceed. You will navigate to create an app catalog site collection page.

app catalog site collection page

Step 6 - On this page, provide Title, Web address, administrator and Server resource quota, as shown below-

Step 7 - Click “OK” to create new site collection.

create new site collection
Finally, your app catalog site will be created successfully.


In this article, we explored, how to create an app catalog in SharePoint online admin center.