Get accessReviewScheduleDefinition

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Read the properties and relationships of an accessReviewScheduleDefinition object.

To retrieve the instances of the access review series, use the list accessReviewInstance API.

This API is supported in the following national cloud deployments.

Global service US Government L4 US Government L5 (DOD) China operated by 21Vianet


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) AccessReview.Read.All, AccessReview.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application AccessReview.Read.All, AccessReview.ReadWrite.All

For delegated scenarios, the signed-in user must have at least one of the following Azure AD roles.

Read access reviews of a group or app Read access reviews of an Azure AD role
The creator of the access review schedule definition
Global Reader
Security Reader
User Administrator
Identity Governance Administrator
Security Administrator
Security Reader
Identity Governance Administrator
Privileged Role Administrator
Security Administrator

The signed-in user can read the access review definition if they are assigned as a reviewer.

HTTP request

GET /identityGovernance/accessReviews/definitions/{accessReviewScheduleDefinitionId}

Optional query parameters

This method supports $select OData query parameter to help customize the response. For general information, see OData query parameters.

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and an accessReviewScheduleDefinition object in the response body.





Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json

  "value": {
    "id": "d6bf2f6c-2f6c-d6bf-6c2f-bfd66c2fbfd6",
    "displayName": "Review example",
    "status": "Applying",
    "scope": {
        "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.accessReviewQueryScope",
        "query": "/v1.0/groups/4444d821-ca3b-45cc-98ee-54c00a04deef/transitiveMembers/microsoft.graph.user/?$count=true&$filter=(userType eq 'Guest')",
        "queryType": "MicrosoftGraph",
        "queryRoot": null
    "reviewers": [
            "query": "/v1.0/users/5555556e-fce3-4e2d-b28e-4ac0c7d2fa10",
            "queryType": "MicrosoftGraph",
            "queryRoot": null
    "fallbackReviewers": [],
    "instanceEnumerationScope": {
        "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.accessReviewQueryScope",
        "query": "/v1.0/groups/4444d821-ca3b-45cc-98ee-54c00a04deef",
        "queryType": "MicrosoftGraph",
        "queryRoot": null
    "settings": {
        "mailNotificationsEnabled": true,
        "reminderNotificationsEnabled": true,
        "justificationRequiredOnApproval": false,
        "defaultDecisionEnabled": true,
        "defaultDecision": "Deny",
        "instanceDurationInDays": 10,
        "autoApplyDecisionsEnabled": false,
        "recommendationsEnabled": true,
        "recurrence": {
            "pattern": null,
            "range": {
                "type": "numbered",
                "numberOfOccurrences": 0,
                "recurrenceTimeZone": null,
                "startDate": "2021-04-28",
                "endDate": "2021-05-08"
        "applyActions": [
                "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.disableAndDeleteUserApplyAction"

See also