GetServiceQuota - Service Quotas


Retrieves the applied quota value for the specified account-level or resource-level quota. For some quotas, only the default values are available. If the applied quota value is not available for a quota, the quota is not retrieved.

Request Syntax

{ "ContextId": "string", "QuotaCode": "string", "ServiceCode": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


Specifies the resource with an Amazon Resource Name (ARN).

Type: String

Required: No


Specifies the quota identifier. To find the quota code for a specific quota, use the ListServiceQuotas operation, and look for the QuotaCode response in the output for the quota you want.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z0-9-]{1,128}

Required: Yes


Specifies the service identifier. To find the service code value for an AWS service, use the ListServices operation.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 63.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z0-9-]{1,63}

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "Quota": { "Adjustable": boolean, "ErrorReason": { "ErrorCode": "string", "ErrorMessage": "string" }, "GlobalQuota": boolean, "Period": { "PeriodUnit": "string", "PeriodValue": number }, "QuotaAppliedAtLevel": "string", "QuotaArn": "string", "QuotaCode": "string", "QuotaContext": { "ContextId": "string", "ContextScope": "string", "ContextScopeType": "string" }, "QuotaName": "string", "ServiceCode": "string", "ServiceName": "string", "Unit": "string", "UsageMetric": { "MetricDimensions": { "string" : "string" }, "MetricName": "string", "MetricNamespace": "string", "MetricStatisticRecommendation": "string" }, "Value": number } }

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.


Information about the quota.

Type: ServiceQuota object


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


You do not have sufficient permission to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Invalid input was provided.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Something went wrong.

HTTP Status Code: 500


Due to throttling, the request was denied. Slow down the rate of request calls, or request an increase for this quota.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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