AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Creates resource record sets in a specified hosted zone based on the settings in a specified traffic policy version. In addition, CreateTrafficPolicyInstance associates the resource record sets with a specified domain name (such as or subdomain name (such as Amazon Route 53 responds to DNS queries for the domain or subdomain name by using the resource record sets that CreateTrafficPolicyInstance created.

To create a traffic policy instance, send a POST request to the

            53 API version/trafficpolicyinstance
resource. The request body must include a document with a CreateTrafficPolicyRequest element. The response returns the CreateTrafficPolicyInstanceResponse element, which contains information about the traffic policy instance.

Namespace: Amazon.Route53
Assembly: AWSSDK.dll
Version: (assembly version)


public abstract CreateTrafficPolicyInstanceResponse CreateTrafficPolicyInstance(
         CreateTrafficPolicyInstanceRequest request


Type: Amazon.Route53.Model.CreateTrafficPolicyInstanceRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the CreateTrafficPolicyInstance service method.

Return Value
Type: Amazon.Route53.Model.CreateTrafficPolicyInstanceResponse
The response from the CreateTrafficPolicyInstance service method, as returned by Route53.


InvalidInputException Some value specified in the request is invalid or the XML document is malformed.
NoSuchTrafficPolicyException No traffic policy exists with the specified ID.
TooManyTrafficPolicyInstancesException You've created the maximum number of traffic policy instances that can be created for the current AWS account. You can request an increase to the limit on the Contact Us page.
TrafficPolicyInstanceAlreadyExistsException Traffic policy instance with given Id already exists.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5