Create plannerPlan

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Create a new plannerPlan 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) Tasks.ReadWrite Group.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported. Not supported.
Application Tasks.ReadWrite.All Not available.

HTTP request

POST /planner/plans

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required. Learn more about authentication and authorization.

Request body

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

The following table shows the properties that are required when you create a plannerPlan.

Property Type Description
container plannerPlanContainer Identifies the container of the plan. Specify only the url, the containerId and type, or all properties. After it's set, this property can't be updated.
title String The title of the plan.

Note: If the container is a Microsoft 365 group, the user who creates the plan must be a member of the group that contains the plan. When you create a new group by using Create group, you aren't added to the group as a member. After the group is created, add yourself as a member by using group post members.


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

This method can return any of the HTTP status codes. The most common errors that apps should handle for this method are the 400, 403, and 404 responses. For more information about these errors, see Common Planner error conditions.



The following example shows a request.

Content-type: application/json

  "container": {
    "url": ""
  "title": "title-value"


The following example shows the response.

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

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

  "createdBy": {
    "application": {
      "id": "95e27074-6c4a-447a-aa24-9d718a0b86fa"
    "user": {
      "id": "b108ebf3-4e22-b93d-5234-dae5874656d7"
  "createdDateTime": "2015-03-30T18:36:49.2407981Z",
  "container": {
    "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.plannerPlanContainer",
    "url": "",
    "containerId": "ebf3b108-5234-4e22-b93d-656d7dae5874",
    "type": "group"
  "title": "title-value",
  "id": "xqQg5FS2LkCp935s-FIFm2QAFkHM"