GetSinkPolicy - Amazon CloudWatch Observability Access Manager


Returns the current sink policy attached to this sink. The sink policy specifies what accounts can attach to this sink as source accounts, and what types of data they can share.

Request Syntax

POST /GetSinkPolicy HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "SinkIdentifier": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The ARN of the sink to retrieve the policy of.

Type: String

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9][a-zA-Z0-9_:\.\-\/]{0,2047}$

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "Policy": "string", "SinkArn": "string", "SinkId": "string" }

Response Elements

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

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The policy that you specified, in JSON format.

Type: String


The ARN of the sink.

Type: String


The random ID string that AWS generated as part of the sink ARN.

Type: String


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


Unexpected error while processing the request. Retry the request.

HTTP Status Code: 500


A parameter is specified incorrectly.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A required parameter is missing from the request.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request references a resource that does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404

See Also

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