Method: folders.approvalRequests.invalidate

Invalidates an existing ApprovalRequest. Returns the updated ApprovalRequest.

NOTE: This does not deny access to the resource if another request has been made and approved. It only invalidates a single approval.

Returns FAILED_PRECONDITION if the request exists but is not in an approved state.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Name of the ApprovalRequest to invalidate.

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

  • accessapproval.requests.invalidate

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

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

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.