Method: projects.locations.queues.resume

Resume a queue.

This method resumes a queue after it has been PAUSED or DISABLED. The state of a queue is stored in the queue's state; after calling this method it will be set to RUNNING.

WARNING: Resuming many high-QPS queues at the same time can lead to target overloading. If you are resuming high-QPS queues, follow the 500/50/5 pattern described in Managing Cloud Tasks Scaling Risks.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The queue name. For example: projects/PROJECT_ID/location/LOCATION_ID/queues/QUEUE_ID

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

  • cloudtasks.queues.resume

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

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

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.