Method: billingAccounts.patch

Updates a billing account's fields. Currently the only field that can be edited is displayName. The current authenticated user must have the billing.accounts.update IAM permission, which is typically given to the administrator of the billing account.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The name of the billing account resource to be updated.

Query parameters


string (FieldMask format)

The update mask applied to the resource. Only "displayName" is currently supported.

This is a comma-separated list of fully qualified names of fields. Example: "user.displayName,photo".

Request body

The request body contains an instance of BillingAccount.

Response body

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

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.