AWS IAM Delete Policy Version 1

This handler is used to delete a specified managed policy. Before you can delete a managed policy, you must detach the policy from all users, groups, and roles that it is attached to, and you must delete all of the policy's versions. The entire ARN, not just the number or name is taken as a parameter input. For more information see the AWS Amazon Virtual Private Cloud User Guide online.


Name Description
Policy ARN The Amazon Resource Name (ARN). ARNs are unique identifiers for AWS resources.

Sample Configuration

Name Description
Policy ARN arn:aws:iam: 223157194001:policy/dev_ops_policy-201698281225


This handler does not return any results.


AWS IAM Delete Policy V1 (2017-08-31)

  • Initial version. See README for details.

Related Handlers

AWS IAM Attach Role Policy
Attaches a specified managed policy to a specified role in AWS IAM (Identify and Access Management)
AWS IAM Create Policy
Creates an AWS IAM (Identify and Access Management) Policy
AWS IAM Delete Instance Profile
Deletes a specified instance profile. The instance profile must not have an associated role.
AWS IAM Delete Role
Deletes the specified role. The role must not have any policies attached.
AWS IAM Detach Role Policy
Removes the specified managed policy from the specified role.
AWS IAM List Instance Profiles
Lists the instance profiles that have the specified path prefix. If there are none, the action returns an empty list.
AWS IAM Remove Role from Instance Profile
Removes a specified role from a specified instance profile.