Create requests

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Create a new delegatedAdminRelationshipRequest object.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

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


Choose the permission or permissions marked as least privileged for this API. Use a higher privileged permission or permissions only if your app requires it. For details about delegated and application permissions, see Permission types. To learn more about these permissions, see the permissions reference.

Permission type Least privileged permissions Higher privileged permissions
Delegated (work or school account) DelegatedAdminRelationship.ReadWrite.All Not available.
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application Not supported. Not supported.

HTTP request

POST /tenantRelationships/delegatedAdminRelationships/{delegatedAdminRelationshipId}/requests

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of the delegatedAdminRelationshipRequest object.

You can specify the following properties when creating a delegatedAdminRelationshipRequest.

Property Type Description
action delegatedAdminRelationshipRequestAction The action to be performed on the delegated admin relationship. Required. The possible values are: lockForApproval, approve, terminate, unknownFutureValue, reject. Note that you must use the Prefer: include-unknown-enum-members request header to get the following value(s) in this evolvable enum: reject. For a partner to finalize a relationship in the created status, set the action to lockForApproval. For a partner to terminate a relationship in the active status, set the action to terminate. For an indirect reseller to approve a relationship created by an indirect provider in the approvalPending status, set the action to approve. For an indirect reseller to reject a relationship created by an indirect provider in the approvalPending status, set the action to reject.


If successful, this method returns a 201 Created response code and a delegatedAdminRelationshipRequest object in the response body. The response contains a Location header which contains a URL to the created delegated admin relationship request.



Content-Type: application/json

  "action": "lockForApproval"


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

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-Type: application/json

  "@odata.type": "#microsoft.graph.delegatedAdminRelationshipRequest",
  "@odata.context": "$metadata#requests",
  "id": "5a6666c9-7282-0a41-67aa-25a5a3fbf339",
  "action": "lockForApproval",
  "status": "created",
  "createdDateTime": "2022-02-10T10:55:47.1180588Z",
  "lastModifiedDateTime": "2022-02-10T10:55:47.1180588Z"