# Introduction

Laratrust is a Laravel (>=5.2) package that lets you handle very easily everything related with authorization (roles and permissions) inside your application. All of this through a very simple configuration process and API.

You can see here some examples:

$adminRole = Role::where('name', 'admin')->first();
$editUserPermission = Permission::where('name', 'edit-user')->first();
$user = User::find(1);

// Or

// Or

You can also check if an user has some permissions or roles:



It also supports teams, multiple users, objects ownerships and it is compatible with Laravel's policies system.