AssociateAdminAccount - AWS Firewall Manager


Sets the AWS Firewall Manager administrator account. AWS Firewall Manager must be associated with the master account of your AWS organization or associated with a member account that has the appropriate permissions. If the account ID that you submit is not an AWS Organizations master account, AWS Firewall Manager will set the appropriate permissions for the given member account.

The account that you associate with AWS Firewall Manager is called the AWS Firewall Manager administrator account.

Request Syntax

{ "AdminAccount": "string" }

Request Parameters

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

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The AWS account ID to associate with AWS Firewall Manager as the AWS Firewall Manager administrator account. This can be an AWS Organizations master account or a member account. For more information about AWS Organizations and master accounts, see Managing the AWS Accounts in Your Organization.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 1024.

Pattern: ^[0-9]+$

Required: Yes

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.


The operation failed because of a system problem, even though the request was valid. Retry your request.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The parameters of the request were invalid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The operation failed because there was nothing to do or the operation wasn't possible. For example, you might have submitted an AssociateAdminAccount request for an account ID that was already set as the AWS Firewall Manager administrator. Or you might have tried to access a Region that's disabled by default, and that you need to enable for the Firewall Manager administrator account and for AWS Organizations before you can access it.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource was not found.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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