AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Adds or updates a sending authorization policy for the specified identity (an email address or a domain).

This operation is for the identity owner only. If you have not verified the identity, it returns an error.

Sending authorization is a feature that enables an identity owner to authorize other senders to use its identities. For information about using sending authorization, see the Amazon SES Developer Guide.

You can execute this operation no more than once per second.


For .NET Core this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to PutIdentityPolicyAsync.

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


public abstract PutIdentityPolicyResponse PutIdentityPolicy(
         PutIdentityPolicyRequest request


Type: Amazon.SimpleEmail.Model.PutIdentityPolicyRequest

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

Return Value

The response from the PutIdentityPolicy service method, as returned by SimpleEmailService.


InvalidPolicyException Indicates that the provided policy is invalid. Check the error stack for more information about what caused the error.


The following example adds a sending authorization policy to an identity:


var client = new AmazonSimpleEmailServiceClient();
var response = client.PutIdentityPolicy(new PutIdentityPolicyRequest 
    Identity = "",
    Policy = "{\"Version\":\"2008-10-17\",\"Statement\":[{\"Sid\":\"stmt1469123904194\",\"Effect\":\"Allow\",\"Principal\":{\"AWS\":\"arn:aws:iam::123456789012:root\"},\"Action\":[\"ses:SendEmail\",\"ses:SendRawEmail\"],\"Resource\":\"arn:aws:ses:us-east-1:EXAMPLE65304:identity/\"}]}",
    PolicyName = "MyPolicy"


Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5 and newer, 3.5

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