AWS Cost Explorer Service
Cost Management APIs


Deletes a budget. You can delete your budget at any time.

Deleting a budget also deletes the notifications and subscribers associated with that budget.

Request Syntax

{ "AccountId": "string", "BudgetName": "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 accountId that is associated with the budget that you want to delete.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 12.

Required: Yes


The name of the budget that you want to delete.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 100.

Pattern: [^:\\]+

Required: Yes

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.


An error on the server occurred during the processing of your request. Try again later.

HTTP Status Code: 400


An error on the client occurred. Typically, the cause is an invalid input value.

HTTP Status Code: 400


We can’t locate the resource that you specified.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The following is a sample request of the DeleteBudget operation.

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: awsbudgets.<region>.<domain> x-amz-Date: <Date> Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=<Credential>, SignedHeaders=contenttype;date;host;user-agent;x-amz-date;x-amz-target;x-amzn-requestid,Signature=<Signature> User-Agent: <UserAgentString> Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Content-Length: <PayloadSizeBytes> Connection: Keep-Alive X-Amz-Target: AWSBudgetServiceGateway.DeleteBudget { "AccountId": "111122223333", "BudgetName": "Example Budget" }

See Also

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