CreateScheduledAudit - Amazon IoT
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Creates a scheduled audit that is run at a specified time interval.

Requires permission to access the CreateScheduledAudit action.

Request Syntax

POST /audit/scheduledaudits/scheduledAuditName HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "dayOfMonth": "string", "dayOfWeek": "string", "frequency": "string", "tags": [ { "Key": "string", "Value": "string" } ], "targetCheckNames": [ "string" ] }

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name you want to give to the scheduled audit. (Max. 128 chars)

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9_-]+

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The day of the month on which the scheduled audit takes place. This can be "1" through "31" or "LAST". This field is required if the "frequency" parameter is set to MONTHLY. If days 29 to 31 are specified, and the month doesn't have that many days, the audit takes place on the LAST day of the month.

Type: String

Pattern: ^([1-9]|[12][0-9]|3[01])$|^LAST$

Required: No


The day of the week on which the scheduled audit takes place, either SUN, MON, TUE, WED, THU, FRI, or SAT. This field is required if the frequency parameter is set to WEEKLY or BIWEEKLY.

Type: String

Valid Values: SUN | MON | TUE | WED | THU | FRI | SAT

Required: No


How often the scheduled audit takes place, either DAILY, WEEKLY, BIWEEKLY or MONTHLY. The start time of each audit is determined by the system.

Type: String


Required: Yes


Metadata that can be used to manage the scheduled audit.

Type: Array of Tag objects

Required: No


Which checks are performed during the scheduled audit. Checks must be enabled for your account. (Use DescribeAccountAuditConfiguration to see the list of all checks, including those that are enabled or use UpdateAccountAuditConfiguration to select which checks are enabled.)

Type: Array of strings

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "scheduledAuditArn": "string" }

Response Elements

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

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


The ARN of the scheduled audit.

Type: String



An unexpected error has occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A limit has been exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 410


The resource already exists.

HTTP Status Code: 409


The rate exceeds the limit.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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