CreateWorkspaceApiKey - Amazon Managed Grafana


Creates a Grafana API key for the workspace. This key can be used to authenticate requests sent to the workspace's HTTP API. See for available APIs and example requests.

Request Syntax

POST /workspaces/workspaceId/apikeys HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "keyName": "string", "keyRole": "string", "secondsToLive": number }

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The ID of the workspace to create an API key.

Pattern: ^g-[0-9a-f]{10}$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


Specifies the name of the key. Keynames must be unique to the workspace.

Type: String

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

Required: Yes


Specifies the permission level of the key.


Type: String

Required: Yes


Specifies the time in seconds until the key expires. Keys can be valid for up to 30 days.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 2592000.

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "key": "string", "keyName": "string", "workspaceId": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The key token. Use this value as a bearer token to authenticate HTTP requests to the workspace.

Type: String


The name of the key that was created.

Type: String

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


The ID of the workspace that the key is valid for.

Type: String

Pattern: ^g-[0-9a-f]{10}$


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


You do not have sufficient permissions to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 403


A resource was in an inconsistent state during an update or a deletion.

HTTP Status Code: 409


Unexpected error while processing the request. Retry the request.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request references a resource that does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request would cause a service quota to be exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 402


The request was denied because of request throttling. Retry the request.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The value of a parameter in the request caused an error.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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