DeleteDBClusterParameterGroup - Amazon Relational Database Service


Deletes a specified DB cluster parameter group. The DB cluster parameter group to be deleted can't be associated with any DB clusters.

For more information on Amazon Aurora, see What is Amazon Aurora? in the Amazon Aurora User Guide.

For more information on Multi-AZ DB clusters, see Multi-AZ DB cluster deployments in the Amazon RDS User Guide.

Request Parameters

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


The name of the DB cluster parameter group.


  • Must be the name of an existing DB cluster parameter group.

  • You can't delete a default DB cluster parameter group.

  • Can't be associated with any DB clusters.

Type: String

Required: Yes


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


DBParameterGroupName doesn't refer to an existing DB parameter group.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The DB parameter group is in use or is in an invalid state. If you are attempting to delete the parameter group, you can't delete it when the parameter group is in this state.

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of DeleteDBClusterParameterGroup.

Sample Request ?Action=DeleteDBClusterParameterGroup &DBClusterParameterGroupName=sample-cluster-pg &SignatureMethod=HmacSHA256 &SignatureVersion=4 &Version=2014-10-31 &X-Amz-Algorithm=AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 &X-Amz-Credential=AKIADQKE4SARGYLE/20160913/us-west-2/rds/aws4_request &X-Amz-Date=20160913T172430Z &X-Amz-SignedHeaders=content-type;host;user-agent;x-amz-content-sha256;x-amz-date &X-Amz-Signature=3f54b5ee720c2644296e98a1c0393a9abd91bc0847dfe7dd9be02ede8fd95ae5

Sample Response

<DeleteDBClusterParameterGroupResponse xmlns=""> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>ee0201e1-79d6-11e6-9b94-838991bd60c6</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DeleteDBClusterParameterGroupResponse>

See Also

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