We have a modern team site and inside the access request we define a user, as follow:-

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now this users is defined inside the related office 365 group members, and he have a Member role, as follow:-

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Now the user will receive access requests, but when the user try to approve/reject the requests the user will get Access Denied Error? any advice ?


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According to this Microsoft article,

A site owner can then approve or decline the request, or specify the permission level to be assigned to the new user.

The specific user should be the owner role.

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