DeleteDomain - Amazon CloudSearch



Permanently deletes a search domain and all of its data. Once a domain has been deleted, it cannot be recovered. For more information, see Deleting a Search Domain in the Amazon CloudSearch Developer Guide.

Request Parameters

For information about the common parameters that all actions use, see Common Parameters.


The name of the domain you want to permanently delete.

Type: String

Length constraints: Minimum length of 3. Maximum length of 28.

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following element is returned in a structure named DeleteDomainResult.


The current status of the search domain.

Type: DomainStatus


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


An error occurred while processing the request.

HTTP Status Code: 400


An internal error occurred while processing the request. If this problem persists, report an issue from the Service Health Dashboard.

HTTP Status Code: 500