CreateCustomLineItem - AWS Billing Conductor


Creates a custom line item that can be used to create a one-time fixed charge that can be applied to a single billing group for the current or previous billing period. The one-time fixed charge is either a fee or discount.

Request Syntax

POST /create-custom-line-item HTTP/1.1 X-Amzn-Client-Token: ClientToken Content-type: application/json { "BillingGroupArn": "string", "BillingPeriodRange": { "ExclusiveEndBillingPeriod": "string", "InclusiveStartBillingPeriod": "string" }, "ChargeDetails": { "Flat": { "ChargeValue": number }, "Percentage": { "AssociatedValues": [ "string" ], "PercentageValue": number }, "Type": "string" }, "Description": "string", "Name": "string", "Tags": { "string" : "string" } }

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The token that is needed to support idempotency. Idempotency isn't currently supported, but will be implemented in a future update.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 64.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9-]+

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) that references the billing group where the custom line item applies to.

Type: String

Pattern: (arn:aws:billingconductor::[0-9]{12}:billinggroup/)?[0-9]{12}

Required: Yes


A time range for which the custom line item is effective.

Type: CustomLineItemBillingPeriodRange object

Required: No


A CustomLineItemChargeDetails that describes the charge details for a custom line item.

Type: CustomLineItemChargeDetails object

Required: Yes


The description of the custom line item. This is shown on the Bills page in association with the charge value.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 255.

Required: Yes


The name of the custom line item.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9_\+=\.\-@]+

Required: Yes


A map that contains tag keys and tag values that are attached to a custom line item.

Type: String to string map

Map Entries: Maximum number of 200 items.

Key Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Value Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 256.

Required: No

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "Arn": "string" }

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 Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the created custom line item.

Type: String

Pattern: (arn:aws:billingconductor::[0-9]{12}:customlineitem/)?[a-zA-Z0-9]{10}


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


You do not have sufficient access to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 403


You can cause an inconsistent state by updating or deleting a resource.

HTTP Status Code: 409


An unexpected error occurred while processing a request.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request would cause a service limit to exceed.

HTTP Status Code: 402


The request was denied due to request throttling.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The input doesn't match with the constraints specified by AWS services.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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