To get Economy working with your project, you need to link your project to the Unity Dashboard to access Unity services, enable your project in the Dashboard, then install the SDK in Unity Editor. For the full SDK, see Economy SDK guide.

There is a rate limit of 60 requests per player per minute to the Economy service.

You must link your project with the Unity Dashboard to use the Economy service. See Link your project in the Unity Editor in the Introduction to Unity Gaming Services documentation to learn how.

SDK installation

To install the latest Economy package for Unity:

  1. In the Unity Editor, open Window > Package Manager.
  2. In the Package Manager, select the Unity Registry list view.
  3. Search for, or locate the Economy package in the list.
  4. Select the package, then click Install.

See the Package Manager documentation for more information.

See Economy SDK guide for the detailed SDK documentation.

Unity Dashboard

You can access Economy directly from the Unity Dashboard:

  1. Go to the Unity Dashboard.
  2. Sign in using your Unity ID.
  3. In the Main Menu, select Explore Services (if not already selected).
  4. In the main window, under either the All Solutions or LiveOps tabs, select Economy.


The Economy API uses JSON Web Token (JWT) authentication. The Authentication SDK supports Anonymous authentication and Platform-specific authentication.