DeleteLifecyclePolicy - Amazon Data Lifecycle Manager
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Deletes the specified lifecycle policy and halts the automated operations that the policy specified.

For more information about deleting a policy, see Delete lifecycle policies.

Request Syntax

DELETE /policies/policyId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The identifier of the lifecycle policy.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 64.

Pattern: policy-[a-f0-9]+

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

Response Elements

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


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


The service failed in an unexpected way.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request failed because a limit was exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 429


A requested resource was not found.

HTTP Status Code: 404

See Also

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