Method: folders.get

Retrieves a Folder identified by the supplied resource name. Valid Folder resource names have the format folders/{folder_id} (for example, folders/1234). The caller must have resourcemanager.folders.get permission on the identified folder.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



The resource name of the Folder to retrieve. Must be of the form folders/{folder_id}.

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

  • resourcemanager.folders.get

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

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

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.