AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the DeleteOrganizationalUnit operation. Deletes an organizational unit (OU) from a root or another OU. You must first remove all accounts and child OUs from the OU that you want to delete.

This operation can be called only from the organization's master account.

Inheritance Hierarchy


Namespace: Amazon.Organizations.Model
Assembly: AWSSDK.Organizations.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public class DeleteOrganizationalUnitRequest : AmazonOrganizationsRequest

The DeleteOrganizationalUnitRequest type exposes the following members



Public Property OrganizationalUnitId System.String

Gets and sets the property OrganizationalUnitId.

The unique identifier (ID) of the organizational unit that you want to delete. You can get the ID from the ListOrganizationalUnitsForParent operation.

The regex pattern for an organizational unit ID string requires "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.


The following example shows how to delete an OU. The example assumes that you previously removed all accounts and other OUs from the OU:

To delete an organization unit

var response = client.DeleteOrganizationalUnit(new DeleteOrganizationalUnitRequest 
    OrganizationalUnitId = "ou-examplerootid111-exampleouid111"


Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

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

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms