ValidateE911Address - Amazon Chime SDK


Validates an address to be used for 911 calls made with Amazon Chime SDK Voice Connectors. You can use validated addresses in a Presence Information Data Format Location Object file that you include in SIP requests. That helps ensure that addresses are routed to the appropriate Public Safety Answering Point.

Request Syntax

POST /emergency-calling/address HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "AwsAccountId": "string", "City": "string", "Country": "string", "PostalCode": "string", "State": "string", "StreetInfo": "string", "StreetNumber": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The AWS account ID.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: Yes


The address city, such as Portland.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: Yes


The country in the address being validated.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: Yes


The dress postal code, such 04352.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: Yes


The address state, such as ME.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: Yes


The address street information, such as 8th Avenue.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: Yes


The address street number, such as 200 or 2121.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 202 Content-type: application/json { "Address": { "city": "string", "country": "string", "postalCode": "string", "postalCodePlus4": "string", "postDirectional": "string", "preDirectional": "string", "state": "string", "streetName": "string", "streetNumber": "string", "streetSuffix": "string" }, "AddressExternalId": "string", "CandidateAddressList": [ { "city": "string", "country": "string", "postalCode": "string", "postalCodePlus4": "string", "state": "string", "streetInfo": "string", "streetNumber": "string" } ], "ValidationResult": number }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 202 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The validated address.

Type: Address object


The ID that represents the address.

Type: String


The list of address suggestions..

Type: Array of CandidateAddress objects


Number indicating the result of address validation. 0 means the address was perfect as-is and successfully validated. 1 means the address was corrected. 2 means the address sent was not close enough and was not validated.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 0. Maximum value of 2.


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


The input parameters don't match the service's restrictions.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The client is permanently forbidden from making the request.

HTTP Status Code: 403


The requested resource couldn't be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The service encountered an unexpected error.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The service is currently unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503


The number of customer requests exceeds the request rate limit.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The client isn't authorized to request a resource.

HTTP Status Code: 401

See Also

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