DeleteChannel - Amazon IVS


Deletes the specified channel and its associated stream keys.

If you try to delete a live channel, you will get an error (409 ConflictException). To delete a channel that is live, call StopStream, wait for the Amazon EventBridge "Stream End" event (to verify that the stream's state is no longer Live), then call DeleteChannel. (See Using EventBridge with Amazon IVS.)

Request Syntax

POST /DeleteChannel HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "arn": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


ARN of the channel to be deleted.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: ^arn:aws:[is]vs:[a-z0-9-]+:[0-9]+:channel/[a-zA-Z0-9-]+$

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 204

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 204 response with an empty HTTP body.


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


HTTP Status Code: 403


HTTP Status Code: 409


HTTP Status Code: 403


HTTP Status Code: 404


HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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