Create plannerPlan

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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Create a new plannerPlan.


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) Tasks.ReadWrite, Group.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Tasks.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

POST /planner/plans

Request headers

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

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 is 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 is creating the plan must be a member of the group that will contain the plan. When you create a new group by using Create group, you are not 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 is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json

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


The following is an example of the response.

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

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
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"