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GetAccountLimit

Gets the specified limit for the current account, for example, the maximum number of health checks that you can create using the account.

For the default limit, see Limits in the Amazon Route 53 Developer Guide. To request a higher limit, open a case.

Request Syntax

GET /2013-04-01/accountlimit/Type HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request requires the following URI parameters.

Type

The limit that you want to get. Valid values include the following:

  • MAX_HEALTH_CHECKS_BY_OWNER: The maximum number of health checks that you can create using the current account.

  • MAX_HOSTED_ZONES_BY_OWNER: The maximum number of hosted zones that you can create using the current account.

  • MAX_REUSABLE_DELEGATION_SETS_BY_OWNER: The maximum number of reusable delegation sets that you can create using the current account.

  • MAX_TRAFFIC_POLICIES_BY_OWNER: The maximum number of traffic policies that you can create using the current account.

  • MAX_TRAFFIC_POLICY_INSTANCES_BY_OWNER: The maximum number of traffic policy instances that you can create using the current account. (Traffic policy instances are referred to as traffic flow policy records in the Amazon Route 53 console.)

Valid Values: MAX_HEALTH_CHECKS_BY_OWNER | MAX_HOSTED_ZONES_BY_OWNER | MAX_TRAFFIC_POLICY_INSTANCES_BY_OWNER | MAX_REUSABLE_DELEGATION_SETS_BY_OWNER | MAX_TRAFFIC_POLICIES_BY_OWNER

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <GetAccountLimitResponse> <Count>long</Count> <Limit> <Type>string</Type> <Value>long</Value> </Limit> </GetAccountLimitResponse>

Response Elements

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

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

GetAccountLimitResponse

Root level tag for the GetAccountLimitResponse parameters.

Required: Yes

Count

The current number of entities that you have created of the specified type. For example, if you specified MAX_HEALTH_CHECKS_BY_OWNER for the value of Type in the request, the value of Count is the current number of health checks that you have created using the current account.

Type: Long

Valid Range: Minimum value of 0.

Limit

The current setting for the specified limit. For example, if you specified MAX_HEALTH_CHECKS_BY_OWNER for the value of Type in the request, the value of Limit is the maximum number of health checks that you can create using the current account.

Type: AccountLimit object

Errors

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

InvalidInput

The input 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: