Actions, resources, and condition keys for Amazon Translate - AWS Identity and Access Management

Actions, resources, and condition keys for Amazon Translate


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Amazon Translate (service prefix: translate) provides the following service-specific resources, actions, and condition context keys for use in IAM permission policies.


Actions defined by Amazon Translate

You can specify the following actions in the Action element of an IAM policy statement. Use policies to grant permissions to perform an operation in AWS. When you use an action in a policy, you usually allow or deny access to the API operation or CLI command with the same name. However, in some cases, a single action controls access to more than one operation. Alternatively, some operations require several different actions.

The Resource types column indicates whether each action supports resource-level permissions. If there is no value for this column, you must specify all resources ("*") in the Resource element of your policy statement. If the column includes a resource type, then you can specify an ARN of that type in a statement with that action. Required resources are indicated in the table with an asterisk (*). If you specify a resource-level permission ARN in a statement using this action, then it must be of this type. Some actions support multiple resource types. If the resource type is optional (not indicated as required), then you can choose to use one but not the other.

For details about the columns in the following table, see The actions table.

Actions Description Access level Resource types (*required) Condition keys Dependent actions
DeleteTerminology A synchronous action that deletes a custom terminology. Write
DescribeTextTranslationJob Gets the properties associated with an asynchronous batch translation job including name, ID, status, source and target languages, input/output S3 buckets, and so on. Read
GetTerminology Retrieves a custom terminology. Read
ImportTerminology Creates or updates a custom terminology, depending on whether or not one already exists for the given terminology name. Write
ListTerminologies Provides a list of custom terminologies associated with your account. Read
ListTextTranslationJobs Gets a list of the batch translation jobs that you have submitted. Read
StartTextTranslationJob Starts an asynchronous batch translation job. Batch translation jobs can be used to translate large volumes of text across multiple documents at once. Write
StopTextTranslationJob Stops an asynchronous batch translation job that is in progress. Write
TranslateText Translate text from a source language to a target language. Read

Resource types defined by Amazon Translate

Amazon Translate does not support specifying a resource ARN in the Resource element of an IAM policy statement. To allow access to Amazon Translate, specify “Resource”: “*” in your policy.

Condition keys for Amazon Translate

Translate has no service-specific context keys that can be used in the Condition element of policy statements. For the list of the global context keys that are available to all services, see Available keys for conditions.