DeleteInstance - Amazon Connect


This API is in preview release for Amazon Connect and is subject to change.

Deletes the Amazon Connect instance.

Amazon Connect enforces a limit on the total number of instances that you can create or delete in 30 days. If you exceed this limit, you will get an error message indicating there has been an excessive number of attempts at creating or deleting instances. You must wait 30 days before you can restart creating and deleting instances in your account.

Request Syntax

DELETE /instance/InstanceId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The identifier of the Amazon Connect instance. You can find the instance ID in the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the instance.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 100.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

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.


Request processing failed because of an error or failure with the service.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource was not found.

HTTP Status Code: 404

See Also

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