Chime / Client / get_proxy_session



Gets the specified proxy session details for the specified Amazon Chime Voice Connector.


This API is is no longer supported and will not be updated. We recommend using the latest version, GetProxySession, in the Amazon Chime SDK.

Using the latest version requires migrating to a dedicated namespace. For more information, refer to Migrating from the Amazon Chime namespace in the Amazon Chime SDK Developer Guide.


This operation is deprecated and may not function as expected. This operation should not be used going forward and is only kept for the purpose of backwards compatiblity.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.get_proxy_session(
  • VoiceConnectorId (string) –


    The Amazon Chime voice connector ID.

  • ProxySessionId (string) –


    The proxy session ID.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'ProxySession': {
        'VoiceConnectorId': 'string',
        'ProxySessionId': 'string',
        'Name': 'string',
        'Status': 'Open'|'InProgress'|'Closed',
        'ExpiryMinutes': 123,
        'Capabilities': [
        'CreatedTimestamp': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
        'UpdatedTimestamp': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
        'EndedTimestamp': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
        'Participants': [
                'PhoneNumber': 'string',
                'ProxyPhoneNumber': 'string'
        'NumberSelectionBehavior': 'PreferSticky'|'AvoidSticky',
        'GeoMatchLevel': 'Country'|'AreaCode',
        'GeoMatchParams': {
            'Country': 'string',
            'AreaCode': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • ProxySession (dict) –

      The proxy session details.

      • VoiceConnectorId (string) –

        The Amazon Chime voice connector ID.

      • ProxySessionId (string) –

        The proxy session ID.

      • Name (string) –

        The name of the proxy session.

      • Status (string) –

        The status of the proxy session.

      • ExpiryMinutes (integer) –

        The number of minutes allowed for the proxy session.

      • Capabilities (list) –

        The proxy session capabilities.

        • (string) –

      • CreatedTimestamp (datetime) –

        The created time stamp, in ISO 8601 format.

      • UpdatedTimestamp (datetime) –

        The updated time stamp, in ISO 8601 format.

      • EndedTimestamp (datetime) –

        The ended time stamp, in ISO 8601 format.

      • Participants (list) –

        The proxy session participants.

        • (dict) –

          The phone number and proxy phone number for a participant in an Amazon Chime Voice Connector proxy session.

          • PhoneNumber (string) –

            The participant’s phone number.

          • ProxyPhoneNumber (string) –

            The participant’s proxy phone number.

      • NumberSelectionBehavior (string) –

        The preference for proxy phone number reuse, or stickiness, between the same participants across sessions.

      • GeoMatchLevel (string) –

        The preference for matching the country or area code of the proxy phone number with that of the first participant.

      • GeoMatchParams (dict) –

        The country and area code for the proxy phone number.

        • Country (string) –

          The country.

        • AreaCode (string) –

          The area code.


  • Chime.Client.exceptions.UnauthorizedClientException

  • Chime.Client.exceptions.NotFoundException

  • Chime.Client.exceptions.ForbiddenException

  • Chime.Client.exceptions.BadRequestException

  • Chime.Client.exceptions.ThrottledClientException

  • Chime.Client.exceptions.ServiceUnavailableException

  • Chime.Client.exceptions.ServiceFailureException