Delete teamsApp

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Delete an app from an organization's app catalog (the tenant app catalog). To delete an app, the distributionMethod property for the app must be set to organization.

You can also use this API to remove a submitted app from the review process.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

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


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Note: Only global administrators can call this API.

Permission Type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) AppCatalog.Submit, AppCatalog.ReadWrite.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All**
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.


  • Permissions marked with ** are supported only for backward compatibility. We recommend that you update your solutions to use an alternative permission listed in the previous table and avoid using these permissions going forward.
  • You can only use the AppCatalog.Submit permission to delete app definitions in review.

HTTP request

To delete an app from the app catalog:

DELETE /appCatalogs/teamsApps/{id}

To delete an app that has been submitted but has not been approved:

DELETE appCatalogs/teamsApps/{appId}/appDefinitions/{appDefinitionId}

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Don't supply a request body for this method.

Note: Use the ID returned from the List published apps call to reference the app you'd like to delete. Do not use the ID from the manifest of the zip app package.


If successful, this method returns a 204 No Content response code. It doesn't return anything in the response body.



The following example shows a request.



The following example shows the response.

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content

See also

Microsoft Graph service-specific throttling limits