Method: projects.instances.tables.delete

Permanently deletes a specified table and all of its data.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The unique name of the table to be deleted. Values are of the form projects/{project}/instances/{instance}/tables/{table}.

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

  • bigtable.tables.delete

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body is empty.

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.