Elastic Load Balancing
Application Load Balancers

Delete a Target Group

You can delete a target group if it is not referenced by any actions. Note that deleting a target group does not affect the targets registered with the target group. If you no longer need a registered EC2 instance, you can stop or terminate it.

To delete a target group using the console

  1. Open the Amazon EC2 console at

  2. On the navigation pane, under LOAD BALANCING, choose Target Groups.

  3. Select the target group, and then choose Actions, Delete.

  4. When prompted for confirmation, choose Yes.

To delete a target group using the AWS CLI

Use the delete-target-group command.