DeleteNatGateway - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Deletes the specified NAT gateway. Deleting a public NAT gateway disassociates its Elastic IP address, but does not release the address from your account. Deleting a NAT gateway does not delete any NAT gateway routes in your route tables.

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 ID of the NAT gateway.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


The ID of the NAT gateway.

Type: String


The ID of the request.

Type: String


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



This example deletes NAT gateway nat-04ae55e711cec5680.

Sample Request &NatGatewayId=nat-04ae55e711cec5680 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<DeleteNatGatewayResponse xmlns=""> <requestId>741fc8ab-6ebe-452b-b92b-example</requestId> <natGatewayId>nat-04ae55e711cec5680</natGatewayId> </DeleteNatGatewayResponse>

See Also

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