Amazon Relational Database Service
API Reference (API Version 2014-10-31)


Adds metadata tags to an Amazon RDS resource. These tags can also be used with cost allocation reporting to track cost associated with Amazon RDS resources, or used in a Condition statement in an IAM policy for Amazon RDS.

For an overview on tagging Amazon RDS resources, see Tagging Amazon RDS Resources.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.


The Amazon RDS resource the tags will be added to. This value is an Amazon Resource Name (ARN). For information about creating an ARN, see Constructing an RDS Amazon Resource Name (ARN).

Type: String

Required: Yes


The tags to be assigned to the Amazon RDS resource.

Type: array of Tag objects

Required: Yes


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


DBInstanceIdentifier does not refer to an existing DB instance.

HTTP Status Code: 404


DBSnapshotIdentifier does not refer to an existing DB snapshot.

HTTP Status Code: 404


Sample Request

Sample Response

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