MC281936: Microsoft Teams: Sensitivity labels for Teams templates and graph API

Sensitivity labels allow Teams admins to protect and regulate access to sensitive organizational content created during collaboration within teams. With this update, you will be able to apply sensitivity labels to teams created from templates as well. This message is associated with Microsoft 365 Roadmap ID 84232.

Sensitivity labels enable admins to protect and regulate access to sensitive organization content. We now support sensitivity labels when creating teams via Graph APIs and templates.

MC281936: Microsoft Teams: Sensitivity labels for Teams templates and graph API

Affected Workloads

  • Microsoft Teams

When this will happen

We will begin rolling this out in late September and expect to complete rollout by the end of November (previously mid-October).

How this will affect your organization

End users will now be able to use the sensitivity labels that Admins have created within the tenant when creating a team from a team template.

What you need to do to prepare

Please share the below links with users so they understand how to create a team from a template with sensitivity labels.

Message ID: MC281936
Published: 31 August 2021
Updated: 19 October 2021
Effective: September 20, 2021