Method: projects.locations.taxonomies.policyTags.create

Creates a policy tag in a taxonomy.

HTTP request


Path parameters



Required. Resource name of the taxonomy that the policy tag will belong to. It takes the form projects/{project}/locations/{location}/taxonomies/{taxonomies}.

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

  • datacatalog.taxonomies.update

Request body

The request body contains an instance of PolicyTag.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of PolicyTag.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.