AssociateTrackerConsumer - Amazon Location Service


Creates an association between a geofence collection and a tracker resource. This allows the tracker resource to communicate location data to the linked geofence collection.

You can associate up to five geofence collections to each tracker resource.


Currently not supported — Cross-account configurations, such as creating associations between a tracker resource in one account and a geofence collection in another account.

Request Syntax

POST /tracking/v0/trackers/TrackerName/consumers HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "ConsumerArn": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name of the tracker resource to be associated with a geofence collection.

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

Pattern: ^[-._\w]+$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) for the geofence collection to be associated to tracker resource. Used when you need to specify a resource across all AWS.

  • Format example: arn:aws:geo:region:account-id:geofence-collection/ExampleGeofenceCollectionConsumer

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 1600.

Pattern: ^arn(:[a-z0-9]+([.-][a-z0-9]+)*){2}(:([a-z0-9]+([.-][a-z0-9]+)*)?){2}:([^/].*)?$

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

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 request was denied because of insufficient access or permissions. Check with an administrator to verify your permissions.

HTTP Status Code: 403


The request was unsuccessful because of a conflict.

HTTP Status Code: 409


The request has failed to process because of an unknown server error, exception, or failure.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The resource that you've entered was not found in your AWS account.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The operation was denied because the request would exceed the maximum quota set for Amazon Location Service.

HTTP Status Code: 402


The request was denied because of request throttling.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The input failed to meet the constraints specified by the AWS service.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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