Delete domain

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Deletes a domain from a tenant.


  • Deleted domains are not recoverable.
  • Attempts to delete will fail if there are any resources or objects still dependent on the domain. You can find all dependent resources by using the List domainNameReferences API.


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) Domain.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Domain.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

DELETE /domains/{id}

For {id}, specify the domain with its fully qualified domain name.

Request headers

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

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns 204 No Content response code. It does not return a response body.



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

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content