Budgets / Client / describe_budget_actions_for_budget



Describes all of the budget actions for a budget.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.describe_budget_actions_for_budget(
  • AccountId (string) –


    The account ID of the user. It’s a 12-digit number.

  • BudgetName (string) –


    A string that represents the budget name. The “:” and “" characters, and the “/action/” substring, aren’t allowed.

  • MaxResults (integer) – An integer that represents how many entries a paginated response contains. The maximum is 100.

  • NextToken (string) – A generic string.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'Actions': [
            'ActionId': 'string',
            'BudgetName': 'string',
            'NotificationType': 'ACTUAL'|'FORECASTED',
            'ActionThreshold': {
                'ActionThresholdValue': 123.0,
                'ActionThresholdType': 'PERCENTAGE'|'ABSOLUTE_VALUE'
            'Definition': {
                'IamActionDefinition': {
                    'PolicyArn': 'string',
                    'Roles': [
                    'Groups': [
                    'Users': [
                'ScpActionDefinition': {
                    'PolicyId': 'string',
                    'TargetIds': [
                'SsmActionDefinition': {
                    'ActionSubType': 'STOP_EC2_INSTANCES'|'STOP_RDS_INSTANCES',
                    'Region': 'string',
                    'InstanceIds': [
            'ExecutionRoleArn': 'string',
            'ApprovalModel': 'AUTOMATIC'|'MANUAL',
            'Subscribers': [
                    'SubscriptionType': 'SNS'|'EMAIL',
                    'Address': 'string'
    'NextToken': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • Actions (list) –

      A list of the budget action resources information.

      • (dict) –

        A budget action resource.

        • ActionId (string) –

          A system-generated universally unique identifier (UUID) for the action.

        • BudgetName (string) –

          A string that represents the budget name. The “:” and “" characters, and the “/action/” substring, aren’t allowed.

        • NotificationType (string) –

          The type of a notification. It must be ACTUAL or FORECASTED.

        • ActionType (string) –

          The type of action. This defines the type of tasks that can be carried out by this action. This field also determines the format for definition.

        • ActionThreshold (dict) –

          The trigger threshold of the action.

          • ActionThresholdValue (float) –

            The threshold of a notification.

          • ActionThresholdType (string) –

            The type of threshold for a notification.

        • Definition (dict) –

          Where you specify all of the type-specific parameters.

          • IamActionDefinition (dict) –

            The Identity and Access Management (IAM) action definition details.

            • PolicyArn (string) –

              The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the policy to be attached.

            • Roles (list) –

              A list of roles to be attached. There must be at least one role.

              • (string) –

            • Groups (list) –

              A list of groups to be attached. There must be at least one group.

              • (string) –

            • Users (list) –

              A list of users to be attached. There must be at least one user.

              • (string) –

          • ScpActionDefinition (dict) –

            The service control policies (SCPs) action definition details.

            • PolicyId (string) –

              The policy ID attached.

            • TargetIds (list) –

              A list of target IDs.

              • (string) –

          • SsmActionDefinition (dict) –

            The Amazon Web Services Systems Manager (SSM) action definition details.

            • ActionSubType (string) –

              The action subType.

            • Region (string) –

              The Region to run the SSM document.

            • InstanceIds (list) –

              The EC2 and RDS instance IDs.

              • (string) –

        • ExecutionRoleArn (string) –

          The role passed for action execution and reversion. Roles and actions must be in the same account.

        • ApprovalModel (string) –

          This specifies if the action needs manual or automatic approval.

        • Status (string) –

          The status of the action.

        • Subscribers (list) –

          A list of subscribers.

          • (dict) –

            The subscriber to a budget notification. The subscriber consists of a subscription type and either an Amazon SNS topic or an email address.

            For example, an email subscriber has the following parameters:

            • A subscriptionType of EMAIL

            • An address of example@example.com

            • SubscriptionType (string) –

              The type of notification that Amazon Web Services sends to a subscriber.

            • Address (string) –

              The address that Amazon Web Services sends budget notifications to, either an SNS topic or an email.

              When you create a subscriber, the value of Address can’t contain line breaks.

    • NextToken (string) –

      A generic string.


  • Budgets.Client.exceptions.InternalErrorException

  • Budgets.Client.exceptions.InvalidParameterException

  • Budgets.Client.exceptions.NotFoundException

  • Budgets.Client.exceptions.AccessDeniedException

  • Budgets.Client.exceptions.InvalidNextTokenException

  • Budgets.Client.exceptions.ThrottlingException