Deletes a namespace from Amazon Redshift Serverless. Before you delete the namespace, you can create a final snapshot that has all of the data within the namespace.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.delete_namespace(
  • finalSnapshotName (string) -- The name of the snapshot to be created before the namespace is deleted.
  • finalSnapshotRetentionPeriod (integer) -- How long to retain the final snapshot.
  • namespaceName (string) --


    The name of the namespace to delete.

Return type



Response Syntax

    'namespace': {
        'adminUsername': 'string',
        'creationDate': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
        'dbName': 'string',
        'defaultIamRoleArn': 'string',
        'iamRoles': [
        'kmsKeyId': 'string',
        'logExports': [
        'namespaceArn': 'string',
        'namespaceId': 'string',
        'namespaceName': 'string',
        'status': 'AVAILABLE'|'MODIFYING'|'DELETING'

Response Structure

  • (dict) --

    • namespace (dict) --

      The deleted namespace object.

      • adminUsername (string) --

        The username of the administrator for the first database created in the namespace.

      • creationDate (datetime) --

        The date of when the namespace was created.

      • dbName (string) --

        The name of the first database created in the namespace.

      • defaultIamRoleArn (string) --

        The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the IAM role to set as a default in the namespace.

      • iamRoles (list) --

        A list of IAM roles to associate with the namespace.

        • (string) --
      • kmsKeyId (string) --

        The ID of the Amazon Web Services Key Management Service key used to encrypt your data.

      • logExports (list) --

        The types of logs the namespace can export. Available export types are User log, Connection log, and User activity log.

        • (string) --
      • namespaceArn (string) --

        The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) associated with a namespace.

      • namespaceId (string) --

        The unique identifier of a namespace.

      • namespaceName (string) --

        The name of the namespace. Must be between 3-64 alphanumeric characters in lowercase, and it cannot be a reserved word. A list of reserved words can be found in Reserved Words in the Amazon Redshift Database Developer Guide.

      • status (string) --

        The status of the namespace.


  • RedshiftServerless.Client.exceptions.InternalServerException
  • RedshiftServerless.Client.exceptions.ResourceNotFoundException
  • RedshiftServerless.Client.exceptions.ConflictException
  • RedshiftServerless.Client.exceptions.ValidationException