GPT for Sheets and Docs is built on OpenAI and Google services. Both services enforce rate limits to ensure smooth and fair access to everyone.
OpenAI rate limits
The table below provides guidance on the rate limits typically enforced by OpenAI, based on the type of plan and the model used for ChatGPT model (gpt-3.5-turbo).
|Free trial users||Pay-as-you-go users |
(in your first 48 hours)
|Pay-as-you-go users |
(after your first 48 hours)
|3 requests / minute |
40,000 tokens / minute
|60 requests / minute|
60,000 tokens / minute
|3,500 requests / minute|
90,000 tokens / minute
Check OpenAI Rate limits guide for information about other models.
Google rate limits
The table below provides guidance on the rate limits typically enforced by Google, based on the type of account.
|External service calls daily limits|
|gmail.com||20k / day / gmail.com account|
|Google Workspace||100k / day / Google Workspace account|