Create accessPackage

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Create a new accessPackage object.

The access package will be added to an existing accessPackageCatalog.

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

HTTP request

POST /identityGovernance/entitlementManagement/accessPackages

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required. Learn more about authentication and authorization.
Content-type application/json. Required.

Request body

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

You can specify the following properties when creating an accessPackage.

Property Type Description
catalog accessPackageCatalog Required. The catalog that's linked to this access package. Only the id property is required.
displayName String Required. The display name of the access package.
description String Optional. The description of the access package.
isHidden Boolean Optional. Whether the access package is hidden from the requestor.


If successful, this method returns a 201 Created response code and a new accessPackage object in the response body.



Content-Type: application/json

  "displayName": "sales reps",
  "description": "outside sales representatives",
  "isHidden": false,
  "catalog": {
    "id": "66584aae-98bb-48cc-9458-7bee5d2a6577"


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

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

  "id": "642181f0-bc17-4fc6-9ebb-ff53dbf18c2f",
  "displayName": "sales reps",
  "description": "outside sales representatives",
  "isHidden": false,
  "createdDateTime": "2021-11-10T01:10:09.5220119Z",
  "modifiedDateTime": "2021-11-10T01:10:09.5220119Z"