AWS SDK Version 2 for .NET
API Reference

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.NET Framework 3.5
Creates a traffic policy, which you use to create multiple DNS resource record sets for one domain name (such as or one subdomain name (such as

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

            53 API version/trafficpolicy
resource. The request body must include a document with a CreateTrafficPolicyRequest element. The response includes the CreateTrafficPolicyResponse element, which contains information about the new traffic policy.

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


public virtual CreateTrafficPolicyResponse CreateTrafficPolicy(
         CreateTrafficPolicyRequest request


Type: Amazon.Route53.Model.CreateTrafficPolicyRequest

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

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


InvalidInputException Some value specified in the request is invalid or the XML document is malformed.
InvalidTrafficPolicyDocumentException The format of the traffic policy document that you specified in the Document element is invalid.
TooManyTrafficPoliciesException You've created the maximum number of traffic policies that can be created for the current AWS account. You can request an increase to the limit on the Contact Us page.
TrafficPolicyAlreadyExistsException A traffic policy that has the same value for Name already exists.

Version Information

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