Method: projects.locations.taxonomies.policyTags.delete

Deletes a policy tag. Also deletes all of its descendant policy tags.

HTTP request


Path parameters



Required. Resource name of the policy tag to be deleted. All of its descendant policy tags will also be deleted. It takes the form projects/{project}/locations/{location}/taxonomies/{taxonomies}/policyTags/{policytag}.

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

  • datacatalog.taxonomies.update

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body is empty.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.