Service Control API

Provides control plane functionality to managed services, such as logging, monitoring, and status checks.


We recommend that you call this service using Google-provided client libraries. If your application needs to call this service using your own libraries, you should use the following information when making the API requests.

Discovery document

A Discovery Document is a machine-readable specification for describing and consuming REST APIs. It is used to build client libraries, IDE plugins, and other tools that interact with Google APIs. One service may provide multiple discovery documents. This service provides the following discovery document:

Service endpoint

A service endpoint is a base URL that specifies the network address of an API service. One service may have multiple service endpoints. This service has the following service endpoint and all URIs below are relative to this service endpoint:


REST Resource:

allocateQuota POST /v1/services/{serviceName}:allocateQuota
Attempts to allocate quota for the specified consumer.
check POST /v1/services/{serviceName}:check
Checks whether an operation on a service should be allowed to proceed based on the configuration of the service and related policies.
report POST /v1/services/{serviceName}:report
Reports operation results to Google Service Control, such as logs and metrics.