WordPress Shift Scheduling Plugin

Schedule Limits Pro

This feature is available in ShiftController Pro.

Since version 4.7.9.

You can apply limits for the number or total duration of shifts during a day, a week, or a month. If an overflow happens, a conflict will be raised.


Schedule limits can be created by administrators. Log in as the admin, then go to ShiftController > Administration > Schedule Limits.

By default there are no schedule limits configured, so click Add New.

Add a new schedule limit

For your new schedule limit you can specify the following attributes:

So you can configure schedule limits according to your business requirements. For example, in the following picture we have configured the following limits:

Schedule limits

Schedule Limits Conflicts

If existing or new shifts overflow any of the limit settings, the system will raise conflicts for such shifts.

As with other conflicts such as shifts overlap, managers and administrators will be able to create shifts with conflicts, although an alert will be given to them prior to confirming such a shift. Regular employees aren't allowed to create such shifts for themselves.

A shift with a schedule limit conflict

Clicking of the View Conflicts link will show the details of the problem.

Detailed view of a schedule limit conflict