Create an Automation Rule in Trello that creates an Issue in Jira for certain actions

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Steps to create an Automation Rule in Trello from the board to create issues in Jira for the actions specified


  • Navigate to the Trello board, and select Automation → Rules.

Create automation rule in trello
  • Select the option Create Rule to create a new one:

"Create Rule" in Trello Automation
  • Select Add Trigger and select any trigger from the list. Here, we are using the Card Added action from the board.

Add trigger in automation rule in trello
  • Under the actions Select Jira to add the site details:

Add action to create issue in jira from trello automation rule
  • Enter the Site URL and select the corresponding Project in which the issue has to be created.

Add site url in Automation action in jira
  • Specify the Issue Type and Save the changes.

Select issue type in Action to create jira issue from Trello Automation rule
  • Create a new card from the Trello Board and it would create an issue in the Jira instance as configured.

Updated on May 31, 2024

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