DeleteIpam - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Delete an IPAM. Deleting an IPAM removes all monitored data associated with the IPAM including the historical data for CIDRs.


You cannot delete an IPAM if there are CIDRs provisioned to pools or if there are allocations in the pools within the IPAM. To deprovision pool CIDRs, see DeprovisionIpamPoolCidr. To release allocations, see ReleaseIpamPoolAllocation.

For more information, see Delete an IPAM in the Amazon VPC IPAM User Guide.

Request Parameters

The following parameters are for this specific action. For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.


A check for whether you have the required permissions for the action without actually making the request and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


The ID of the IPAM to delete.

Type: String

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


Information about the results of the deletion.

Type: Ipam object


The ID of the request.

Type: String


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common client error codes.

See Also

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