OpenFGA is a high performance and flexible authorization/permission system built for developers and inspired by Google Zanzibar

OpenFGA was accepted to CNCF on September 13, 2022 and is at the Sandbox project maturity level.

Latest tweets from OpenFGA

A few days ago, Damian Harden talked about OpenFGA in API Days Australia 2022 @APIdaysGlobal @APIdaysAU . You can watch the recording here. Thanks Damian!

Listen to @aaguiar talking about Fine Grained Authorization, Zanzibar-style authorization systems, and OpenFGA in the @IDACPodcast podcast!

We just launched OpenFGA in ProductHunt!
Relationship-based access control made fast and easy to use. by

OpenFGA will be featured in Auth0’s DevDays, starting next week in Seattle! Please join @bhawna_tweets, @jesstemporal, @bendechrai, @sambego, @aaronpk, and @jon_b_whit to get up to speed on what's happening in the identity space.

Do you want to learn how @AirbnbEng implemented Himeji, their Google Zanzibar inspired authorization system? Check this conversation between @dschenkelman and @alancyao

In this video, @DKrzyczkowski, shows how to integrate Auth0 FGA into a .NET application.

You can follow similar steps to do it with OpenFGA, and use the FGA playground ( to create the model .

Check it out!