Method: projects.instances.get

Gets information about an instance.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The unique name of the requested instance. Values are of the form projects/{project}/instances/{instance}.

Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource name:

  • bigtable.instances.get

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of Instance.

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.