Create Site In SharePoint Online And Office 365 Using Nintex Workflows

Welcome to an article on how to add create site in SharePoint Online and Office 365 using Nintex Workflows.This article will display the action “Office 365 create site” and how to use while developing the workflow.

This action assists to create a new site using workflow. Let’s see the implementation of this functionality.

  • Create a list, Dev Testing.

  • Click on the List tab on the Top ribbon and click on Nintex Workflow.

  • You will see the following screen, to create a new workflow.

  • Click on “Create new workflow”.

  • You will come to the design phase of the Nintex workflows.

  • Add the action, “Office 365 create site” either by right clicks on the workflow or by dragging and dropping from the left toolbox.

  • Now let’s configure it.

  • When you double click on the action the following screen opens up.


  • Title: Specify the title of the site.

  • Description: Describe your site here.

  • Inherit Permissions: Validate if you want to inherit the same permission as parent where you are creating site or want it to have unique permissions.

  • Site Owner: Provide the name of the owner of the site.

  • Parent Site Url: Provide the parent site url.

  • Site Name: Provide the site name.

  • Language: Choose a language.

  • Template: Select a template as in what kind of a site you want to be built from the template below.