Amazon API Gateway
Developer Guide

Create a Stage in API Gateway

Use the API Gateway console to create a stage for an API.


  1. You must have an API available in API Gateway. Follow the instructions in Creating an API.

  2. You must have deployed the API at least once. Follow the instructions in Deploying an API.

Create a Stage with the API Gateway Console

  1. Sign in to the API Gateway console at

  2. In the box that contains the name of the API, choose Stages.

  3. Choose Create Stage.

  4. For Stage name, type a name for the stage.

  5. (Optional) For Stage description, type a description for the stage.

  6. For Deployment, choose the date and time of the existing API deployment you want to associate with this stage.

  7. Choose Create.