Data retention in Amazon Location - Amazon Location Service

Data retention in Amazon Location

The following characteristics relate to how Amazon Location collects and stores data for the service:

  • Amazon Location Service Trackers – When you use the Trackers APIs to track the location of entities, their coordinates can be stored. Device locations are stored for 30 days before being deleted by the service.

  • Amazon Location Service Geofences – When you use the Geofences APIs to define areas of interest, the service stores the geometries you provided. They must be explicitly deleted.


    Deleting your AWS account delete all resources within it. For additional information, see the AWS Data Privacy FAQ.