ListTagsForResource - Amazon Simple Storage Service
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This operation allows you to list all the Amazon resource tags for a specified resource. Each tag is a label consisting of a user-defined key and value. Tags can help you manage, identify, organize, search for, and filter resources.


You must have the s3:ListTagsForResource permission to use this operation.


This operation is only supported for S3 Storage Lens groups and for S3 Access Grants. The tagged resource can be an S3 Storage Lens group or S3 Access Grants instance, registered location, or grant.

For more information about the required Storage Lens Groups permissions, see Setting account permissions to use S3 Storage Lens groups.

For information about S3 Tagging errors, see List of Amazon S3 Tagging error codes.

Request Syntax

GET /v20180820/tags/resourceArn+ HTTP/1.1 Host: x-amz-account-id: AccountId

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the S3 resource that you want to list the tags for. The tagged resource can be an S3 Storage Lens group or S3 Access Grants instance, registered location, or grant.

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 1011.

Pattern: arn:[^:]+:s3:[^:].*

Required: Yes


The Amazon Web Services account ID of the resource owner.

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 64.

Pattern: ^\d{12}$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <ListTagsForResourceResult> <Tags> <Tag> <Key>string</Key> <Value>string</Value> </Tag> </Tags> </ListTagsForResourceResult>

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in XML format by the service.


Root level tag for the ListTagsForResourceResult parameters.

Required: Yes


The Amazon resource tags that are associated with the resource.

Type: Array of Tag data types

Array Members: Minimum number of 0 items. Maximum number of 50 items.

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific Amazon SDKs, see the following: