Assign Department Site Template on Subsites

Copper Contributor

Hello everyone. 


I am trying to create a subsite with communication template (Not Team Site template). The main goal behind that is to assign a site template that only works on communication site "Department template" is there anyway we can assign Department site template on subsites ?  


Thank you 

2 Replies


Feel free to check this link regarding the assigning of template to subsites



Thank you for your reply@jhowe 


I am not able to extract the template of "Department". the button save template as a file does not appear in SharePoint site settings and I am not able to republish the template neither.