Searches organization resources that are visible to the user and satisfy the specified filter. This method returns organizations in an unspecified order. New organizations do not necessarily appear at the end of the results, and may take a small amount of time to appear.

Search will only return organizations on which the user has the permission resourcemanager.organizations.get or has super admin privileges.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Query parameters



Optional. The maximum number of organizations to return in the response. The server can return fewer organizations than requested. If unspecified, server picks an appropriate default.



Optional. A pagination token returned from a previous call to that indicates from where listing should continue.



Optional. An optional query string used to filter the Organizations to return in the response. Query rules are case-insensitive.

| Field            | Description                                |
| directoryCustomerId, owner.directoryCustomerId | Filters by directory
customer id. |
| domain           | Filters by domain.                         |

Organizations may be queried by directoryCustomerId or by domain, where the domain is a G Suite domain, for example:

  • Query directorycustomerid:123456789 returns Organization resources with owner.directory_customer_id equal to 123456789.
  • Query returns Organization resources corresponding to the domain

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

The response returned from the method.

If successful, the response body contains data with the following structure:

JSON representation
  "organizations": [
      object (Organization)
  "nextPageToken": string

object (Organization)

The list of Organizations that matched the search query, possibly paginated.



A pagination token to be used to retrieve the next page of results. If the result is too large to fit within the page size specified in the request, this field will be set with a token that can be used to fetch the next page of results. If this field is empty, it indicates that this response contains the last page of results.

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.