CreateTransitGatewayMulticastDomain - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Creates a multicast domain using the specified transit gateway.

The transit gateway must be in the available state before you create a domain. Use DescribeTransitGateways to see the state of transit gateway.

Request Parameters

The following parameters are for this specific action. For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.


Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


The options for the transit gateway multicast domain.

Type: CreateTransitGatewayMulticastDomainRequestOptions object

Required: No


The tags for the transit gateway multicast domain.

Type: Array of TagSpecification objects

Required: No


The ID of the transit gateway.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


The ID of the request.

Type: String


Information about the transit gateway multicast domain.

Type: TransitGatewayMulticastDomain object


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common client error codes.


Example 1

This example creates a multicast domain for the specified transit gateway.

Sample Request &TransitGatewayId=tgw-0d88d2d0d5EXAMPLE &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<CreateTransitGatewayMulticastDomainResponse xmlns=""> <requestId>763fb04b-258f-4710-8f91-b202aEXAMPLE</requestId> <transitGatewayMulticastDomain> <creationTime>2019-11-20T22:02:03.000Z</creationTime> <state>pending</state> <transitGatewayId>tgw-0d88d2d0d5EXAMPLE</transitGatewayId> <transitGatewayMulticastDomainId>tgw-mcast-domain-02bb79002EXAMPLE</transitGatewayMulticastDomainId> </transitGatewayMulticastDomain> </CreateTransitGatewayMulticastDomainResponse>

See Also

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