oc-new-project man page

oc new-project — Request a new project


oc new-project [Options]


Create a new project for yourself

If your administrator allows self-service, this command will create a new project for you and assign you as the project admin.

After your project is created it will become the default project in your config.


Project description
Project display name
If true, the project will not be set as a cluster entry in kubeconfig after being created

Options Inherited from Parent Commands

DEPRECATED: The API version to use when talking to the server

Username to impersonate for the operation.

Path to a cert. file for the certificate authority.

Path to a client certificate file for TLS.

Path to a client key file for TLS.

The name of the kubeconfig cluster to use

Path to the config file to use for CLI requests.

The name of the kubeconfig context to use

The Google Cloud Platform Service Account JSON Key to use for authentication.

If true, the server's certificate will not be checked for validity. This will make your HTTPS connections insecure.

Maximum number of seconds between log flushes

Require server version to match client version

-n, --namespace=""
If present, the namespace scope for this CLI request.

The address and port of the Kubernetes API server

Bearer token for authentication to the API server.

The name of the kubeconfig user to use


# Create a new project with minimal information
oc new-project web-team-dev

# Create a new project with a display name and description
oc new-project web-team-dev --display-name="Web Team Development" --description="Development project for the web team."

See Also



June 2016, Ported from the Kubernetes man-doc generator

Referenced By


Openshift CLI User Manuals Openshift June 2016