Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
API Reference (API Version 2016-11-15)

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Describes the principals (service consumers) that are permitted to discover your VPC endpoint service.

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


One or more filters.

  • principal - The ARN of the principal.

  • principal-type - The principal type (All | Service | OrganizationUnit | Account | User | Role).

Type: Array of Filter objects

Required: No


The maximum number of results to return for the request in a single page. The remaining results of the initial request can be seen by sending another request with the returned NextToken value. This value can be between 5 and 1000; if MaxResults is given a value larger than 1000, only 1000 results are returned.

Type: Integer

Required: No


The token to retrieve the next page of results.

Type: String

Required: No


The ID of the service.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


Information about one or more allowed principals.

Type: Array of AllowedPrincipal objects


The token to use to retrieve the next page of results. This value is null when there are no more results to return.

Type: String


The ID of the request.

Type: String


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Client Errors.



This example describes the permissions for service vpce-svc-03d5ebb7d9579a123.

Sample Request &ServiceId=vpce-svc-03d5ebb7d9579a123 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<DescribeVpcEndpointServicePermissionsResponse xmlns=""> <requestId>5359c8a3-9151-4964-abed-b4422example</requestId> <allowedPrincipals> <item> <principal>arn:aws:iam::123456789012:root</principal> <principalType>Account</principalType> </item> </allowedPrincipals> </DescribeVpcEndpointServicePermissionsResponse>

See Also

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