AWS Key Management Service
Developer Guide

Viewing Keys

You can use the IAM section of the AWS Management Console to view customer master keys (CMKs), including CMKs managed by you and those managed by AWS.

To view your CMKs

  1. Open the Encryption Keys section of the Identity and Access Management (IAM) console at

  2. For Region, choose the appropriate AWS region. Do not use the region selector in the navigation bar (top right corner).

The console shows all the CMKs in your AWS account in the chosen region, including customer-managed and AWS-managed CMKs. The page displays the alias, key ID, status, and creation date for each CMK.

To show additional columns in the list of CMKs

  1. Choose the settings button ( ) in the upper-right corner of the page.

  2. Select the check boxes for the additional columns to show, and then choose Close.