DeleteBackupVaultLockConfiguration - AWS Backup


Deletes AWS Backup Vault Lock from a backup vault specified by a backup vault name.

If the Vault Lock configuration is immutable, then you cannot delete Vault Lock using API operations, and you will receive an InvalidRequestException if you attempt to do so. For more information, see Vault Lock in the AWS Backup Developer Guide.

Request Syntax

DELETE /backup-vaults/backupVaultName/vault-lock HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name of the backup vault from which to delete AWS Backup Vault Lock.

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9\-\_]{2,50}$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

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.


Indicates that something is wrong with a parameter's value. For example, the value is out of range.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Indicates that something is wrong with the input to the request. For example, a parameter is of the wrong type.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Indicates that a required parameter is missing.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A resource that is required for the action doesn't exist.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request failed due to a temporary failure of the server.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

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