Microsoft Copilot for Microsoft 365: Expanded license prerequisites

Effective June 12, 2024, Microsoft added license prerequisites for Microsoft Copilot for Microsoft 365, making it available to more commercial and enterprise users.

Expanded license prerequisites

New prerequisites

Now you can also purchase Copilot for Microsoft 365 if you have one of these licenses.

  • Microsoft 365 Apps for business/Apps for enterprise
  • Exchange Online
  • SharePoint Online
  • OneDrive for Business
  • Microsoft Clipchamp
  • Microsoft Teams EEA/Enterprise/Essentials
  • Planner Plan 1
  • Project Online
  • Visio Online

Previously existing prerequisites

  • Microsoft 365 Apps for business/Apps for enterprise/Business Basic/Business Standard/Business Premium/F1/F3/E3/A3/E5/A5
  • Office 365 F3/E1/E3/A3/E5/A5


Benefits for Users

The inclusion of additional licenses as prerequisites offers users the following advantages:

  • Enhanced Productivity: With Microsoft Copilot’s AI assistance, tasks such as data analysis, content creation, and workflow automation become more efficient.
  • Seamless Collaboration: Microsoft Copilot’s integration with Microsoft Teams and other tools facilitates better teamwork and communication.
  • Greater Accessibility: More users across various business sizes and industries can now access the innovative features of Microsoft Copilot.


Are you interested in Copilot for Microsoft 365?

Contact SCHNEIDER IT MANAGEMENT and find out, how to best license and implement this AI-solution into your organization. We have more than a decade of experience in Microsoft licensing and are always happy to help!

Zwei Menschen vor einem Bildschirm


More information

For more info on Microsoft licensing, please visit:

Please contact us for free expert consultancy on your specific Microsoft software and online services requirements and to request a quote today.

Share article


Get Free Expert Software Licensing Consultancy For Your Organization