AWS Organizations API Reference
API Reference (API Version 2016-11-28)

Child

Contains a list of child entities, either OUs or accounts.

Contents

Id

The unique identifier (ID) of this child entity.

The regex pattern for a child ID string requires one of the following:

  • Account: a string that consists of exactly 12 digits.

  • Organizational unit (OU): a string that begins with "ou-" followed by from 4 to 32 lower-case letters or digits (the ID of the root that contains the OU) followed by a second "-" dash and from 8 to 32 additional lower-case letters or digits.

Type: String

Pattern: ^(\d{12})|(ou-[0-9a-z]{4,32}-[a-z0-9]{8,32})$

Required: No

Type

The type of this child entity.

Type: String

Valid Values: ACCOUNT | ORGANIZATIONAL_UNIT

Required: No

See Also

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

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