ListAssociations - AWS Systems Manager


Returns all State Manager associations in the current AWS account and AWS Region. You can limit the results to a specific State Manager association document or managed node by specifying a filter. State Manager is a capability of AWS Systems Manager.

Request Syntax

{ "AssociationFilterList": [ { "key": "string", "value": "string" } ], "MaxResults": number, "NextToken": "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.


One or more filters. Use a filter to return a more specific list of results.


Filtering associations using the InstanceID attribute only returns legacy associations created using the InstanceID attribute. Associations targeting the managed node that are part of the Target Attributes ResourceGroup or Tags aren't returned.

Type: Array of AssociationFilter objects

Array Members: Minimum number of 1 item.

Required: No


The maximum number of items to return for this call. The call also returns a token that you can specify in a subsequent call to get the next set of results.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 50.

Required: No


The token for the next set of items to return. (You received this token from a previous call.)

Type: String

Required: No

Response Syntax

{ "Associations": [ { "AssociationId": "string", "AssociationName": "string", "AssociationVersion": "string", "DocumentVersion": "string", "Duration": number, "InstanceId": "string", "LastExecutionDate": number, "Name": "string", "Overview": { "AssociationStatusAggregatedCount": { "string" : number }, "DetailedStatus": "string", "Status": "string" }, "ScheduleExpression": "string", "ScheduleOffset": number, "TargetMaps": [ { "string" : [ "string" ] } ], "Targets": [ { "Key": "string", "Values": [ "string" ] } ] } ], "NextToken": "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 associations.

Type: Array of Association objects


The token to use when requesting the next set of items. If there are no additional items to return, the string is empty.

Type: String


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


An error occurred on the server side.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The specified token isn't valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of ListAssociations.

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: Accept-Encoding: identity X-Amz-Target: AmazonSSM.ListAssociations Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 User-Agent: aws-cli/1.17.12 Python/3.6.8 Darwin/18.7.0 botocore/1.14.12 X-Amz-Date: 20200325T143814Z Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=AKIAIOSFODNN7EXAMPLE/20200325/us-east-2/ssm/aws4_request, SignedHeaders=content-type;host;x-amz-date;x-amz-target, Signature=39c3b3042cd2aEXAMPLE Content-Length: 2

Sample Response

{ "Associations": [ { "AssociationId": "fa94c678-85c6-4d40-926b-7c791EXAMPLE", "AssociationVersion": "1", "LastExecutionDate": 1582037438.692, "Name": "AWS-UpdateSSMAgent", "Overview": { "AssociationStatusAggregatedCount": { "Success": 3 }, "DetailedStatus": "Success", "Status": "Success" }, "Targets": [ { "Key": "tag:ssm", "Values": [ "true" ] } ] } ] }

See Also

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