GetUsagePlan - Amazon API Gateway


Gets a usage plan of a given plan identifier.

Request Syntax

GET /usageplans/usageplanId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The identifier of the UsagePlan resource to be retrieved.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "apiStages": [ { "apiId": "string", "stage": "string", "throttle": { "string" : { "burstLimit": number, "rateLimit": number } } } ], "description": "string", "id": "string", "name": "string", "productCode": "string", "quota": { "limit": number, "offset": number, "period": "string" }, "tags": { "string" : "string" }, "throttle": { "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 associated API stages of a usage plan.

Type: Array of ApiStage objects


The description of a usage plan.

Type: String


The identifier of a UsagePlan resource.

Type: String


The name of a usage plan.

Type: String


The AWS Marketplace product identifier to associate with the usage plan as a SaaS product on the AWS Marketplace.

Type: String


The target maximum number of permitted requests per a given unit time interval.

Type: QuotaSettings object


The collection of tags. Each tag element is associated with a given resource.

Type: String to string map


A map containing method level throttling information for API stage in a usage plan.

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


Retrieve information about a usage plan

This example illustrates one usage of GetUsagePlan.

Sample Request

GET /usageplans/n371pt HTTP/1.1 Content-Type: application/json Host: X-Amz-Date: 20160805T012305Z Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential={access_key_ID}/20160805/us-east-1/apigateway/aws4_request, SignedHeaders=content-type;host;x-amz-date, Signature={sigvv4_hash} Response

Sample Response

{ "_links": { "curies": [ { "href": "{rel}.html", "name": "usage", "templated": true }, { "href": "{rel}.html", "name": "usageplan", "templated": true }, { "href": "{rel}.html", "name": "usageplankey", "templated": true } ], "self": { "href": "/usageplans/n371pt" }, "usage:get": { "href": "/usageplans/n371pt/usage?startDate=2016-07-06&endDate=2016-08-05" }, "usageplan:delete": { "href": "/usageplans/n371pt" }, "usageplan:update": { "href": "/usageplans/n371pt" }, "usageplan:usageplankeys": { "href": "/usageplans/n371pt/keys" }, "usageplankey:create": { "href": "/usageplans/n371pt/keys" } }, "apiStages": { "stage": "testStage", "apiId": "kdwpu39c2k" }, "id": "n371pt", "name": "Plan_D", "quota": { "period": "DAY", "offset": 0, "limit": 5 }, "throttle": { "rateLimit": 100, "burstLimit": 200 } }

See Also

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