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Create a user account.


  • drush user:create newuser --mail='' --password='letmein'. Create a new user account with the name newuser, the email address, and the password letmein


  • name. The name of the account to add


  • --password=PASSWORD. The password for the new account
  • --mail=MAIL. The email address for the new account

Global Options

  • -v|vv|vvv, --verbose. Increase the verbosity of messages: 1 for normal output, 2 for more verbose output and 3 for debug
  • -y, --yes. Auto-accept the default for all user prompts. Equivalent to --no-interaction.
  • -l, --uri=URI. A base URL for building links and selecting a multi-site. Defaults to https://default.
  • To see all global options, run drush topic and pick the first choice.


  • ucrt
  • user-create


  • An argument or option with square brackets is optional.
  • Any default value is listed at end of arg/option description.
  • An ellipsis indicates that an argument accepts multiple values separated by a space.