Cloud Storage

ObjectAccessControls: delete

Permanently deletes the ACL entry for the specified entity on the specified object. Try it now or see an example.

You cannot remove OWNER access from the owner of this object using this method; the only way to remove that access is to delete or replace the object.


HTTP request

DELETE https://www.googleapis.com/storage/v1/b/bucket/o/object/acl/entity


Parameter name Value Description
Path parameters
bucket string Name of a bucket.
entity string The entity holding the permission. Can be user-userId, user-emailAddress, group-groupId, group-emailAddress, allUsers, or allAuthenticatedUsers.
object string Name of the object. For information about how to URL encode object names to be path safe, see Encoding URI Path Parts.
Optional query parameters
generation long If present, selects a specific revision of this object (as opposed to the latest version, the default).

Request body

Do not supply a request body with this method.


If successful, this method returns an empty response body.


Note: The code examples available for this method do not represent all supported programming languages (see the client libraries page for a list of supported languages).


Uses the Python client library.

# Delete
req = client.objectAccessControls().delete(

Try it!

Use the APIs Explorer below to call this method on live data and see the response. Alternatively, try the standalone Explorer.