CreateContactList - Amazon Simple Email Service


Creates a contact list.

Request Syntax

POST /v2/email/contact-lists HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "ContactListName": "string", "Description": "string", "Tags": [ { "Key": "string", "Value": "string" } ], "Topics": [ { "DefaultSubscriptionStatus": "string", "Description": "string", "DisplayName": "string", "TopicName": "string" } ] }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The name of the contact list.

Type: String

Required: Yes


A description of what the contact list is about.

Type: String

Required: No


The tags associated with a contact list.

Type: Array of Tag objects

Required: No


An interest group, theme, or label within a list. A contact list can have multiple topics.

Type: Array of Topic objects

Required: No

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.


The resource specified in your request already exists.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The input you provided is invalid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


There are too many instances of the specified resource type.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Too many requests have been made to the operation.

HTTP Status Code: 429

See Also

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