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type CreatePolicyInput struct { Description *string `type:"string"` Path *string `type:"string"` PolicyDocument *string `min:"1" type:"string" required:"true"` PolicyName *string `min:"1" type:"string" required:"true"` }


Type: *string

A friendly description of the policy.

Typically used to store information about the permissions defined in the policy. For example, "Grants access to production DynamoDB tables."

The policy description is immutable. After a value is assigned, it cannot be changed.


Type: *string

The path for the policy.

For more information about paths, see IAM Identifiers ( in the IAM User Guide.

This parameter is optional. If it is not included, it defaults to a slash (/).

This parameter allows (through its regex pattern ( a string of characters consisting of either a forward slash (/) by itself or a string that must begin and end with forward slashes. In addition, it can contain any ASCII character from the ! (\u0021) through the DEL character (\u007F), including most punctuation characters, digits, and upper and lowercased letters.


Type: *string

The JSON policy document that you want to use as the content for the new policy.

The regex pattern ( used to validate this parameter is a string of characters consisting of the following:

  • Any printable ASCII character ranging from the space character (\u0020) through the end of the ASCII character range

  • The printable characters in the Basic Latin and Latin-1 Supplement character set (through \u00FF)

  • The special characters tab (\u0009), line feed (\u000A), and carriage return (\u000D)

PolicyDocument is a required field


Type: *string

The friendly name of the policy.

This parameter allows (through its regex pattern ( a string of characters consisting of upper and lowercase alphanumeric characters with no spaces. You can also include any of the following characters: _+=,.@-

PolicyName is a required field



func (s CreatePolicyInput) GoString() string

GoString returns the string representation


func (s *CreatePolicyInput) SetDescription(v string) *CreatePolicyInput

SetDescription sets the Description field's value.


func (s *CreatePolicyInput) SetPath(v string) *CreatePolicyInput

SetPath sets the Path field's value.


func (s *CreatePolicyInput) SetPolicyDocument(v string) *CreatePolicyInput

SetPolicyDocument sets the PolicyDocument field's value.


func (s *CreatePolicyInput) SetPolicyName(v string) *CreatePolicyInput

SetPolicyName sets the PolicyName field's value.


func (s CreatePolicyInput) String() string

String returns the string representation


func (s *CreatePolicyInput) Validate() error

Validate inspects the fields of the type to determine if they are valid.

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