Jobs: cancel

Requires authorization

Requests that a job be cancelled. This call will return immediately, and the client will need to poll for the job status to see if the cancel completed successfully. Cancelled jobs may still incur costs. For more information, see pricing.


HTTP request



Parameter name Value Description
Path parameters
jobId string [Required] Job ID of the job to cancel
projectId string [Required] Project ID of the job to cancel


This request requires authorization with at least one of the following scopes (read more about authentication and authorization).


Request body

Do not supply a request body with this method.


If successful, this method returns a response body with the following structure:

  "kind": "bigquery#jobCancelResponse",
  "job": jobs Resource
Property name Value Description Notes
kind string The resource type of the response.
job nested object The final state of the job.

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