Slack subscriptions and features

If you want to learn more about Slack's subscriptions and features, you’ve come to the right place. Learn all about Free, Standard and Plus and Enterprise Grid.


Free, Standard and Plus

Slack for the Free, Standard and Plus subscriptions includes a single workspace for your small to medium-sized company or team. You can use Slack with a limited number of features for free, but if you need more, we offer two paid subscriptions.

Note: In addition to US dollars, we offer pricing in some local currencies, including the British pound, euro, and Japanese yen. Learn how to upgrade to a paid subscription

Compare subscriptions and features

Whatever you need, we have a subscription to fit your needs. Use the table below to compare subscriptions and features, and check out our pricing guide for more information.

  Free Standard Plus
Productivity basics      
Message history 10k most recent messages Unlimited Unlimited
Searchable messages and files  ✓ ✓  ✓ 
Apps or services 10 third-party or custom apps Unlimited Unlimited
File storage 5 GB per workspace 10 GB per member 20 GB per member
Channel suggestions  ✓ ✓  ✓ 
Custom sidebar sections   ✓  ✓ 
Workflow Builder   ✓  ✓ 
External collaboration      
Share channels externally    ✓ 
Single-channel guests  
Multi-channel guests  
G Suite SSO  
SAML-based SSO    
Two-factor authentication (2FA)
Mandatory two-factor authentication (2FA)
Custom message and file retention  
Exports for all channels and conversations    
Data residency    
User groups  
Real-time active directory sync with OneLogin, Okta and Ping     ✓ 
Member provisioning and deprovisioning     ✓ 
Set channel posting permissions #general channel only  #general
channel only
any channel
Manage member names   ✓ 
Manage member email addresses   ✓ 
Voice and video calls One-to-one only Up to 15 participants Up to 15 participants
Screen sharing   ✓  ✓ 
Analytics Limited ✓ 
Message activity     ✓ 
Support 🙋🏽 ✓  Priority support 24/7 support, four-hour first response time
Uptime     99.99% guaranteed uptime SLA


Enterprise Grid

Enterprise Grid powers the design, usage, and administration of multiple interconnected Slack workspaces across your entire company. As part of an Enterprise Grid organisation, each workspace is connected through org-wide search, direct messaging and multi-workspace channels.

Pricing for Enterprise Grid varies depending on the number of people that you’d like to connect. Contact our Sales team to find out if Enterprise Grid is the right fit for your organisation.

Additional features

On Enterprise Grid, you get all the benefits of Slack’s Plus subscription, as well as features built with enterprise-level organisations in mind:

  • Support for third-party data loss prevention (DLP), e-discovery and offline backup providers
  • 24/7 support with four-hour first response time (plus additional packages to suit your needs)
  • Security, compliance, billing and integration management in a single view
  • Designated account and customer success teams
  • 1 TB (1,000 GB) of storage per member

Tip: To learn more about how to successfully launch, design and manage your Enterprise Grid organisation, view our guide.