On our 2013 SharePoint we have set access limitations on specific webparts in the web part gallery so our users weren't presented with this and that webpart, which they did not know how to use.

I've tried Googling and testing whether this same access restrictions are possible in SharePoint Online on Modern Sites, but I can't seem to find it.

I suppose that is because it is not possible and all webparts will always be presented to all users?

  • you want to hide webparts on webpart page or in webpart gallery? – Danilo Mar 14 '18 at 8:04
  • Whenever a user wants to add a webpart to a Modern Page, I'd like them not to be able to select, say, Links webpart – thewolf Mar 14 '18 at 9:17
  • Not possible in modern experience. – Gautam Sheth Mar 14 '18 at 14:30

It is impossible to restrict access to web parts in modern page:

Here is an article about Supported and unsupported customizations for "modern" pages for your reference:


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