GetAccount - Amazon API Gateway


Gets information about the current Account resource.

Request Syntax

GET /account HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "apiKeyVersion": "string", "cloudwatchRoleArn": "string", "features": [ "string" ], "throttleSettings": { "burstLimit": number, "rateLimit": number } }

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 version of the API keys used for the account.

Type: String


The ARN of an Amazon CloudWatch role for the current Account.

Type: String


A list of features supported for the account. When usage plans are enabled, the features list will include an entry of "UsagePlans".

Type: Array of strings


Specifies the API request limits configured for the current Account.

Type: ThrottleSettings object


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


The submitted request is not valid, for example, the input is incomplete or incorrect. See the accompanying error message for details.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The requested resource is not found. Make sure that the request URI is correct.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request has reached its throttling limit. Retry after the specified time period.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The request is denied because the caller has insufficient permissions.

HTTP Status Code: 401

See Also

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