Method: projects.locations.pipelines.create

Creates a pipeline.

For a batch pipeline, you can pass scheduler information. Data Pipelines uses the scheduler information to create an internal scheduler that runs jobs periodically.

If the internal scheduler is not configured, you can use to run jobs.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The location name. For example: projects/PROJECT_ID/locations/LOCATION_ID.

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Pipeline.

Response body

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

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.

IAM Permissions

Requires the following IAM permission on the parent resource:

  • datapipelines.pipelines.create

For more information, see the IAM documentation.