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


Deletes a specified DB cluster parameter group. The DB cluster parameter group to be deleted cannot be associated with any DB clusters.

For more information on Amazon Aurora, see Aurora on Amazon RDS in the Amazon RDS User Guide.

Request Parameters

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


The name of the DB cluster parameter group.


  • Must be the name of an existing DB cluster parameter group.

  • You cannot delete a default DB cluster parameter group.

  • Cannot be associated with any DB clusters.

Type: String

Required: Yes


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


DBParameterGroupName does not refer to an existing DB parameter group.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The DB parameter group is in use or is in an invalid state. If you are attempting to delete the parameter group, you cannot delete it when the parameter group is in this state.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Sample Request

Sample Response

<DeleteDBClusterParameterGroupResponse xmlns="">

See Also

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