Method: projects.locations.collections.dataStores.branches.documents.create

Creates a Document.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. The parent resource name, such as projects/{project}/locations/{location}/collections/{collection}/dataStores/{dataStore}/branches/{branch}.

Query parameters



Required. The ID to use for the Document, which will become the final component of the

If the caller does not have permission to create the Document, regardless of whether or not it exists, a PERMISSION_DENIED error is returned.

This field must be unique among all Documents with the same parent. Otherwise, an ALREADY_EXISTS error is returned.

This field must conform to RFC-1034 standard with a length limit of 63 characters. Otherwise, an INVALID_ARGUMENT error is returned.

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Document.

Response body

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

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.

IAM Permissions

Requires the following IAM permission on the parent resource:

  • discoveryengine.documents.create

For more information, see the IAM documentation.