You can get started , external,immediately with a free account using your GSA email login credentials (do not sign in with SSO), and you’ll receive an email from Figma to verify your account. In order to request access to TTS team(s)/workspace(s), you'll need to email the 18F design tool owner. Ask your supervisor who's currently in this role. Visit , external,TTS-only, #figma on Slack for help and sharing tips.
Figma plugins are okay to use and don’t require approval as long as they don't integrate with other SaaS products (e.g. Google Drive) and are self-contained within the Figma environment. Otherwise, each Figma plugin is treated like a new software request, and must undergo review by GSA IT review. If you’re unsure whether a plugin will require approval, reach out in , external,TTS-only, #figma on Slack with any questions.