Amazon Route 53
API Reference


This operation adds or updates tags for a specified domain.

All tag operations are eventually consistent; subsequent operations might not immediately represent all issued operations.

Request Syntax

{ "DomainName": "string", "TagsToUpdate": [ { "Key": "string", "Value": "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 domain for which you want to add or update tags.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 255.

Required: Yes


A list of the tag keys and values that you want to add or update. If you specify a key that already exists, the corresponding value will be replaced.

Type: Array of Tag objects

Required: No

Response Elements

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


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


The requested item is not acceptable. For example, for an OperationId it might refer to the ID of an operation that is already completed. For a domain name, it might not be a valid domain name or belong to the requester account.

HTTP Status Code: 400


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

HTTP Status Code: 400


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

HTTP Status Code: 400


UpdateTagsForDomain Example

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1 x-amz-date:20140711T205230Z authorization:AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=AKIAIOSFODNN7EXAMPLE/20140711/us-east-1/route53domains/aws4_request, SignedHeaders=content-length;content-type;host;user-agent;x-amz-date;x-amz-target, Signature=[calculated-signature] x-amz-target:Route53Domain_v20140515.UpdateTagsForDomain user-agent:aws-sdk-java/1.8.3 Linux/2.6.18-164.el5PAE Java_HotSpot (TM )_Server_VM/24.60-b09/1.7.0_60 content-type:application/x-amz-json-1.1 content-length:[number of characters in the JSON string] { "DomainName": "", "TagsToUpdate":[ { "Key": "foo", "Value": "bar" }, { "Key": "foo2", "Value": "" } ] }

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-Length:[number of characters in the JSON string] {}

See Also

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