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Moving forward with Composr

ocPortal has been relaunched as Composr CMS. ocPortal 9 is superseded by Composr 10.

Head over to for our new site, and to our migration roadmap. Existing ocPortal member accounts have been mirrored.

Transferring support credits

Purchase of support credits on is closed, but credit may now be purchased on To have your credit transferred please open a support ticket and we will arrange this for you. We will be able to do ocPortal support on up until ocPortal v9 reaches its official end of life. We have not migrated over existing tickets.


Free resources:

Use these if you're on a budget or just like to customise things on your own.


Community Documentation
The community's ever-expanding documentation project.

Official guide (the “tutorials”)
Official tutorials, terse but thorough.

Community forum and chat
Engage with the ocPortal community.

FAQ and Bugs Database
Answers to common questions.

Developers' Code Book
The official programmer's manual.

Developers' API guide
ocPortal's auto-generated PHP API documentation.


Or alternatively if you want commercial support, read on

Get in touch:

Sometimes it's best to go straight to the source, which is why we provide several ways to contact us.

If you have general feedback, a bug report, or a business enquiry, please take advantage of our free ticket type: contact us.

For all other support questions, you can choose between either our pre-paid commercial support system: Experts by the hour, or our Full agency service for complete site deployment.

We recommend any commercial users maintain a balance of support credits so we can help immediately.

Contact us

If you need to report a bug or have a business enquiry, please let us know.

We also value your feedback about our documentation or in general, though sadly we cannot respond directly.

(No support or “do you support this feature” questions through here please)

» Contact us


Experts by the hour

Receive any of the following pre-paid support options:

  • Installation
  • Hourly support
  • Custom development
  • 1-on-1 training

To learn more, click the link below.

» Experts by the hour


Full agency service

For 1-on-1 service on projects costing £600 GBP and above, we offer:

  • Complete design and development
  • Email/phone contact
  • Expert analysis
  • Formal requirements document and UML diagram

To learn more, click below…

» Hire ocProducts


ocPortal is made by ocProducts Ltd, a UK-based company specialising in cutting-edge website solutions.

Partner programme

In addition to support from ocProducts (the core ocPortal development company), there may be other providers who can provide services to you. All ocPortal partners are listed in the partner directory.