Method: projects.inspectTemplates.create

Creates an InspectTemplate for re-using frequently used configuration for inspecting content, images, and storage. See to learn more.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



The parent resource name, for example projects/my-project-id or organizations/my-org-id.

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

  • dlp.inspectTemplates.create

Request body

The request body contains data with the following structure:

JSON representation
  "inspectTemplate": {
    object (InspectTemplate)
  "templateId": string

object (InspectTemplate)

The InspectTemplate to create.



The template id can contain uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and hyphens; that is, it must match the regular expression: [a-zA-Z\\d-_]+. The maximum length is 100 characters. Can be empty to allow the system to generate one.

Response body

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

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.

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