AWS Service Catalog
Administrator Guide

AWS Service Catalog Notification Constraints

A notification constraint specifies an Amazon SNS topic to receive notifications about stack events. The SNS topic specifies the email address to receive the notifications.

Use the following procedure to create an SNS topic and subscribe to it.

To create an SNS topic and a subscription

  1. Open the Amazon SNS console at

  2. Choose Create topic.

  3. Type a topic name and then choose Create topic.

  4. Choose Create subscription.

  5. For Protocol, select Email. For Endpoint, type an email address that you can use to receive notifications. Choose Create subscription.

  6. You'll receive a confirmation email with the subject line AWS Notification - Subscription Confirmation. Open the email and follow the directions to complete your subscription.

Use the following procedure to apply a notification constraint using the SNS topic that you created using the previous procedure.

To apply a notification constraint to a product

  1. Open the AWS Service Catalog console at

  2. Choose the portfolio that contains the product.

  3. Expand Constraints and choose Add constraints.

  4. Choose the product from Product and set Constraint type to Notification. Choose Continue.

  5. Choose Choose a topic from your account and select the SNS topic that you created from Topic Name.

  6. Choose Submit.