BillingConductor / Client / create_billing_group



Creates a billing group that resembles a consolidated billing family that Amazon Web Services charges, based off of the predefined pricing plan computation.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.create_billing_group(
        'LinkedAccountIds': [
        'AutoAssociate': True|False
        'PricingPlanArn': 'string'
        'string': 'string'
  • ClientToken (string) –

    The token that is needed to support idempotency. Idempotency isn’t currently supported, but will be implemented in a future update.

    This field is autopopulated if not provided.

  • Name (string) –


    The billing group name. The names must be unique.

  • AccountGrouping (dict) –


    The set of accounts that will be under the billing group. The set of accounts resemble the linked accounts in a consolidated billing family.

    • LinkedAccountIds (list) – [REQUIRED]

      The account IDs that make up the billing group. Account IDs must be a part of the consolidated billing family, and not associated with another billing group.

      • (string) –

    • AutoAssociate (boolean) –

      Specifies if this billing group will automatically associate newly added Amazon Web Services accounts that join your consolidated billing family.

  • ComputationPreference (dict) –


    The preferences and settings that will be used to compute the Amazon Web Services charges for a billing group.

    • PricingPlanArn (string) – [REQUIRED]

      The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the pricing plan that’s used to compute the Amazon Web Services charges for a billing group.

  • PrimaryAccountId (string) – The account ID that serves as the main account in a billing group.

  • Description (string) – The description of the billing group.

  • Tags (dict) –

    A map that contains tag keys and tag values that are attached to a billing group. This feature isn’t available during the beta.

    • (string) –

      • (string) –

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'Arn': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • Arn (string) –

      The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the created billing group.


  • BillingConductor.Client.exceptions.ThrottlingException

  • BillingConductor.Client.exceptions.ConflictException

  • BillingConductor.Client.exceptions.AccessDeniedException

  • BillingConductor.Client.exceptions.ValidationException

  • BillingConductor.Client.exceptions.ServiceLimitExceededException

  • BillingConductor.Client.exceptions.InternalServerException