DeleteDeliveryDestination - Amazon CloudWatch Logs


Deletes a delivery destination. A delivery is a connection between a logical delivery source and a logical delivery destination.

You can't delete a delivery destination if any current deliveries are associated with it. To find whether any deliveries are associated with this delivery destination, use the DescribeDeliveries operation and check the deliveryDestinationArn field in the results.

Request Syntax

{ "name": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The name of the delivery destination that you want to delete. You can find a list of delivery destionation names by using the DescribeDeliveryDestinations operation.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 60.

Pattern: [\w-]*

Required: Yes

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response with an empty HTTP body.


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


This operation attempted to create a resource that already exists.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 400


This request exceeds a service quota.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The service cannot complete the request.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request was throttled because of quota limits.

HTTP Status Code: 400


One of the parameters for the request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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