Discourse Jira

:discourse: Summary Discourse Jira synchronizes projects, issue types, fields, issue statuses and manages the issues.
:hammer_and_wrench: Repository Link https://github.com/discourse/discourse-jira
:open_book: Install Guide How to install plugins in Discourse


  • Jira projects, issue types, fields and field options will be synced automatically.
  • Create a new Jira issue for a Discourse post with the dynamic issue creation form.
  • Attach an existing Jira issue to a Discourse post.
  • Sync the status of Jira issue using the webhooks.


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Set the values for site settings below before enabling the plugin.

  • discourse_jira_url: Put the URL of your Jira instance. It should end with / symbol.
  • discourse_jira_username: The username of the user whose behalf of going to create issues.
  • discourse_jira_password: The API key that assigned to the user who creates issues. A password might work but is unsafe and the API was deprecated by Atlassian.
  • discourse_jira_enabled: Enable the Jira plugin for Discourse.


Set a secret token to verify the incoming webhooks from Jira.


discourse_jira_verbose_log: Enable this setting to log the payloads of both the incoming webhooks and outgoing API requests.

:discourse2: Hosted by us? This plugin is available on our Enterprise plan.