Method: projects.locations.workflows.executions.create

Creates a new execution using the latest revision of the given workflow.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. Name of the workflow for which an execution should be created. Format: projects/{project}/locations/{location}/workflows/{workflow} The latest revision of the workflow will be used.

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

  • workflows.executions.create

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Execution.

Response body

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

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.