# Introduction

Laratrust is a package that lets you add roles and permissions inside your Laravel application. All of this through a very simple configuration process and API.

Here you can see 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 a user has some permissions or roles:



It also supports teams, multiple users and it has a simple admin panel and it is compatible with Laravel's policies and gates system.