Method: rules.delete

Full name: projects.locations.instances.rules.delete

Deletes a Rule.

HTTP request


Path parameters



Required. The name of the rule to delete. A rule revision timestamp cannot be specified as part of the name, as deleting specific revisions is not supported. Format: projects/{project}/locations/{location}/instances/{instance}/rules/{rule}

Query parameters



Optional. If set to true, any retrohunts and any detections associated with the rule will also be deleted. If set to false, the call will only succeed if the rule has no associated retrohunts, including completed retrohunts, and no associated detections. Regardless of this field's value, the rule deployment associated with this rule will also be deleted.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body is empty.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.

IAM Permissions

Requires the following IAM permission on the name resource:

  • chronicle.rules.delete

For more information, see the IAM documentation.