AssociateAttributeGroup - AWS Service Catalog


Associates an attribute group with an application to augment the application's metadata with the group's attributes. This feature enables applications to be described with user-defined details that are machine-readable, such as third-party integrations.

Request Syntax

PUT /applications/application/attribute-groups/attributeGroup HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name, ID, or ARN of the application.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 256.

Pattern: ([-.\w]+)|(arn:aws[-a-z]*:servicecatalog:[a-z]{2}(-gov)?-[a-z]+-\d:\d{12}:/applications/[-.\w]+)

Required: Yes


The name, ID, or ARN of the attribute group that holds the attributes to describe the application.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 512.

Pattern: ([-.\w]+)|(arn:aws[-a-z]*:servicecatalog:[a-z]{2}(-gov)?-[a-z]+-\d:\d{12}:/attribute-groups/[-.\w]+)

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "applicationArn": "string", "attributeGroupArn": "string" }

Response Elements

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

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The Amazon resource name (ARN) of the application that was augmented with attributes.

Type: String

Pattern: arn:aws[-a-z]*:servicecatalog:[a-z]{2}(-gov)?-[a-z]+-\d:\d{12}:/applications/[a-z0-9]+


The Amazon resource name (ARN) of the attribute group that contains the application's new attributes.

Type: String

Pattern: arn:aws[-a-z]*:servicecatalog:[a-z]{2}(-gov)?-[a-z]+-\d:\d{12}:/attribute-groups/[-.\w]+



There was a conflict when processing the request (for example, a resource with the given name already exists within the account).

HTTP Status Code: 409


The service is experiencing internal problems.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The specified resource does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The maximum number of resources per account has been reached.

HTTP Status Code: 402


The request has invalid or missing parameters.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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