AssociateDelegationSignerToDomain - Amazon Route 53


Creates a delegation signer (DS) record in the registry zone for this domain name.

Note that creating DS record at the registry impacts DNSSEC validation of your DNS records. This action may render your domain name unavailable on the internet if the steps are completed in the wrong order, or with incorrect timing. For more information about DNSSEC signing, see Configuring DNSSEC signing in the Route 53 developer guide.

Request Syntax

{ "DomainName": "string", "SigningAttributes": { "Algorithm": number, "Flags": number, "PublicKey": "string" } }

Request Parameters

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

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The name of the domain.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 255.

Required: Yes


The information about a key, including the algorithm, public key-value, and flags.

Type: DnssecSigningAttributes object

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "OperationId": "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 identifier for tracking the progress of the request. To query the operation status, use GetOperationDetail.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 255.


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


This error is returned if you call AssociateDelegationSignerToDomain when the specified domain has reached the maximum number of DS records. You can't add any additional DS records unless you delete an existing one first.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request is already in progress for the domain.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The requested item is not acceptable. For example, for APIs that accept a domain name, the request might specify a domain name that doesn't belong to the account that submitted the request. For AcceptDomainTransferFromAnotherAwsAccount, the password might be invalid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The number of operations or jobs running exceeded the allowed threshold for the account.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The top-level domain does not support this operation.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Amazon Route 53 does not support this top-level domain (TLD).

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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