DeleteIpamPool - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Delete an IPAM pool.


You cannot delete an IPAM pool if there are allocations in it or CIDRs provisioned to it. To release allocations, see ReleaseIpamPoolAllocation. To deprovision pool CIDRs, see DeprovisionIpamPoolCidr.

For more information, see Delete a pool in the Amazon VPC IPAM User Guide.

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.


Enables you to quickly delete an IPAM pool and all resources within that pool, including provisioned CIDRs, allocations, and other pools.


You can only use this option to delete pools in the private scope or pools in the public scope with a source resource. A source resource is a resource used to provision CIDRs to a resource planning pool.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


A check for 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 ID of the pool to delete.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


Information about the results of the deletion.

Type: IpamPool object


The ID of the request.

Type: String


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

See Also

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