Amazon Chime
API Reference (API Version 2018-05-01)


Deletes the specified Amazon Chime account. You must suspend all users before deleting a Team account. You can use the BatchSuspendUser action to do so.

For EnterpriseLWA and EnterpriseAD accounts, you must release the claimed domains for your Amazon Chime account before deletion. As soon as you release the domain, all users under that account are suspended.

Deleted accounts appear in your Disabled accounts list for 90 days. To restore a deleted account from your Disabled accounts list, you must contact AWS Support.

After 90 days, deleted accounts are permanently removed from your Disabled accounts list.

Request Syntax

DELETE /console/accounts/accountId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request requires the following URI parameters.


The Amazon Chime account ID.

Pattern: .*\S.*

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 204

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 204 response with an empty HTTP body.


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. For example, when a user tries to create an account from an unsupported region.

HTTP Status Code: 403


One or more of the resources in the request does not exist in the system.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The service encountered an unexpected error.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The service is currently unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503


The client exceeded its request rate limit.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The client is not currently authorized to make the request.

HTTP Status Code: 401


The request was well-formed but was unable to be followed due to semantic errors.

HTTP Status Code: 422

See Also

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