DeleteBucketTagging - Amazon Simple Storage Service



This operation is not supported by directory buckets.

Deletes the tags from the bucket.

To use this operation, you must have permission to perform the s3:PutBucketTagging action. By default, the bucket owner has this permission and can grant this permission to others.

The following operations are related to DeleteBucketTagging:

Request Syntax

DELETE /?tagging HTTP/1.1 Host: x-amz-expected-bucket-owner: ExpectedBucketOwner

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The bucket that has the tag set to be removed.

Required: Yes


The account ID of the expected bucket owner. If the account ID that you provide does not match the actual owner of the bucket, the request fails with the HTTP status code 403 Forbidden (access denied).

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 204

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 204 response with an empty HTTP body.


Sample Request

The following DELETE request deletes the tag set from the specified bucket.

DELETE /?tagging HTTP/1.1 Host: examplebucket.s3.<Region> Date: Wed, 14 Dec 2011 05:37:16 GMT Authorization: signatureValue

Sample Response

The following successful response shows Amazon S3 returning a 204 No Content response. The tag set for the bucket has been removed.

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2009 12:00:00 GMT Connection: close Server: AmazonS3

See Also

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