AWS IAM Create Policy VERSION 1

This handler uses the AWS REST API to creates an AWS IAM (Identify and Access Management) Policy. For more information see the AWS Amazon Virtual Private Cloud User Guide online.


Policy NameThe name of the policy document.
PathThe path for the policy.
Policy DocumentThe policy document.
DescriptionA friendly description of the policy.

Sample Configuration

Policy NameDev_Policy
Policy Documentiam_policy
DescriptionThis a a sample description for an IAM policy.


NameSample Result
Policy NamePolicy name of the policy you just created.
Policy IDID of the policy you just made.
Policy ARNARN of the policy you just created.
Policy PathPolicy path for the policy that you just created.
Policy Default Version IDVersion ID created for policy.
Policy Attachment CountCount of attachments to policy.
Policy Is AttachableBoolean value for whether or not the policy will accept attachments.
Policy DescriptionDescription of the policy created.
Policy Create DateDate you created the policy.
Policy Update DateDate policy was last updated.


AWS IAM Create Policy V1 (2017-08-31)

  • Initial version. See README for details.