EnableOrganizationAdminAccount - AWS Security Hub


Designates the Security Hub administrator account for an organization. Can only be called by the organization management account.

Request Syntax

POST /organization/admin/enable HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "AdminAccountId": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The AWS account identifier of the account to designate as the Security Hub administrator account.

Type: String

Pattern: .*\S.*

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response with an empty HTTP body.


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


Internal server error.

HTTP Status Code: 500


There is an issue with the account used to make the request. Either Security Hub is not enabled for the account, or the account does not have permission to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 401


The request was rejected because you supplied an invalid or out-of-range value for an input parameter.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request was rejected because it attempted to create resources beyond the current AWS account or throttling limits. The error code describes the limit exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 429

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: