AWS::IAM::User Policy - AWS CloudFormation

AWS::IAM::User Policy

Contains information about an attached policy.

An attached policy is a managed policy that has been attached to a user, group, or role.

For more information about managed policies, refer to Managed Policies and Inline Policies in the IAM User Guide.


To declare this entity in your AWS CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:


{ "PolicyDocument" : Json, "PolicyName" : String }


PolicyDocument: Json PolicyName: String



The policy document.

Required: Yes

Type: Json

Minimum: 1

Maximum: 131072

Pattern: [\u0009\u000A\u000D\u0020-\u00FF]+

Update requires: No interruption


The friendly name (not ARN) identifying the policy.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Minimum: 1

Maximum: 128

Pattern: [\w+=,.@-]+

Update requires: No interruption

See also

  • PolicyDetail in the AWS Identity and Access Management API Reference