AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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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


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to CreateTrafficPolicyAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.Route53
Assembly: AWSSDK.Route53.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public virtual CreateTrafficPolicyResponse CreateTrafficPolicy(
         CreateTrafficPolicyRequest request
Type: Amazon.Route53.Model.CreateTrafficPolicyRequest

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

Return Value
The response from the CreateTrafficPolicy service method, as returned by Route53.


InvalidInputException The input is not valid.
InvalidTrafficPolicyDocumentException The format of the traffic policy document that you specified in the Document element is invalid.
TooManyTrafficPoliciesException This traffic policy can't be created because the current account has reached the limit on the number of traffic policies. For information about default limits, see Limits in the Amazon Route 53 Developer Guide. To get the current limit for an account, see GetAccountLimit. To request a higher limit, create a case with the AWS Support Center.
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

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

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