DescribeAccountSubscription - Amazon QuickSight


Use the DescribeAccountSubscription operation to receive a description of an Amazon QuickSight account's subscription. A successful API call returns an AccountInfo object that includes an account's name, subscription status, authentication type, edition, and notification email address.

Request Syntax

GET /account/AwsAccountId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The AWS account ID associated with your Amazon QuickSight account.

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 12.

Pattern: ^[0-9]{12}$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 Status Content-type: application/json { "AccountInfo": { "AccountName": "string", "AccountSubscriptionStatus": "string", "AuthenticationType": "string", "Edition": "string", "NotificationEmail": "string" }, "RequestId": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back the following HTTP response.


The HTTP status of the request.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


A structure that contains the following elements:

  • Your Amazon QuickSight account name.

  • The edition of Amazon QuickSight that your account is using.

  • The notification email address that is associated with the Amazon QuickSight account.

  • The authentication type of the Amazon QuickSight account.

  • The status of the Amazon QuickSight account's subscription.

Type: AccountInfo object


The AWS request ID for this operation.

Type: String


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


You don't have access to this item. The provided credentials couldn't be validated. You might not be authorized to carry out the request. Make sure that your account is authorized to use the Amazon QuickSight service, that your policies have the correct permissions, and that you are using the correct access keys.

HTTP Status Code: 401


An internal failure occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


One or more parameters has a value that isn't valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


One or more resources can't be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


This resource is currently unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503


Access is throttled.

HTTP Status Code: 429

See Also

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