Method: projects.locations.metadataStores.create

Initializes a MetadataStore, including allocation of resources.

HTTP request

POST https://{service-endpoint}/v1/{parent}/metadataStores

Where {service-endpoint} is one of the supported service endpoints.

Path parameters



Required. The resource name of the Location where the MetadataStore should be created. Format: projects/{project}/locations/{location}/

Query parameters



The {metadatastore} portion of the resource name with the format: projects/{project}/locations/{location}/metadataStores/{metadatastore} If not provided, the MetadataStore's id will be a UUID generated by the service. Must be 4-128 characters in length. Valid characters are /[a-z][0-9]-/. Must be unique across all MetadataStores in the parent Location. (Otherwise the request will fail with ALREADY_EXISTS, or PERMISSION_DENIED if the caller can't view the preexisting MetadataStore.)

Request body

The request body contains an instance of MetadataStore.

Response body

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

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:

  • aiplatform.metadataStores.create

For more information, see the IAM documentation.