[ aws . s3control ]



Indicates whether the specified access point currently has a policy that allows public access. For more information about public access through access points, see Managing Data Access with Amazon S3 access points in the Amazon S3 User Guide .

See also: AWS API Documentation

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


--account-id <value>
--name <value>
[--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--account-id (string)

The account ID for the account that owns the specified access point.

--name (string)

The name of the access point whose policy status you want to retrieve.

--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml (string) Reads arguments from the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, those values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally. This may not be specified along with --cli-input-yaml.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. Similarly, if provided yaml-input it will print a sample input YAML that can be used with --cli-input-yaml. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


To retrieve the access point policy status

The following get-access-point-policy-status example retrieves the access point policy status for the access point named finance-ap in account 123456789012. The access point policy status indicates whether the access point’s policy allows public access. Before running this example, replace the access point name and account number with appropriate values for your use case.

aws s3control get-access-point-policy-status \
    --account-id 123456789012 \
    --name finance-ap


    "PolicyStatus": {
        "IsPublic": false

For more information about when an access point policy is considered public, see The Meaning of “Public” in the Amazon Simple Storage Service Developer Guide.


PolicyStatus -> (structure)

Indicates the current policy status of the specified access point.

IsPublic -> (boolean)