DescribeCertificates - Amazon DocumentDB


Returns a list of certificate authority (CA) certificates provided by Amazon DocumentDB for this AWS account.

Request Parameters

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


The user-supplied certificate identifier. If this parameter is specified, information for only the specified certificate is returned. If this parameter is omitted, a list of up to MaxRecords certificates is returned. This parameter is not case sensitive.


  • Must match an existing CertificateIdentifier.

Type: String

Required: No


This parameter is not currently supported.

Type: Array of Filter objects

Required: No


An optional pagination token provided by a previous DescribeCertificates request. If this parameter is specified, the response includes only records beyond the marker, up to the value specified by MaxRecords.

Type: String

Required: No


The maximum number of records to include in the response. If more records exist than the specified MaxRecords value, a pagination token called a marker is included in the response so that the remaining results can be retrieved.

Default: 100


  • Minimum: 20

  • Maximum: 100

Type: Integer

Required: No

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


A list of certificates for this AWS account.

Type: Array of Certificate objects


An optional pagination token provided if the number of records retrieved is greater than MaxRecords. If this parameter is specified, the marker specifies the next record in the list. Including the value of Marker in the next call to DescribeCertificates results in the next page of certificates.

Type: String


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


CertificateIdentifier doesn't refer to an existing certificate.

HTTP Status Code: 404

See Also

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