APIGateway / Client / get_stages



Gets information about one or more Stage resources.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.get_stages(
  • restApiId (string) –


    The string identifier of the associated RestApi.

  • deploymentId (string) – The stages’ deployment identifiers.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'item': [
            'deploymentId': 'string',
            'clientCertificateId': 'string',
            'stageName': 'string',
            'description': 'string',
            'cacheClusterEnabled': True|False,
            'cacheClusterSize': '0.5'|'1.6'|'6.1'|'13.5'|'28.4'|'58.2'|'118'|'237',
            'methodSettings': {
                'string': {
                    'metricsEnabled': True|False,
                    'loggingLevel': 'string',
                    'dataTraceEnabled': True|False,
                    'throttlingBurstLimit': 123,
                    'throttlingRateLimit': 123.0,
                    'cachingEnabled': True|False,
                    'cacheTtlInSeconds': 123,
                    'cacheDataEncrypted': True|False,
                    'requireAuthorizationForCacheControl': True|False,
                    'unauthorizedCacheControlHeaderStrategy': 'FAIL_WITH_403'|'SUCCEED_WITH_RESPONSE_HEADER'|'SUCCEED_WITHOUT_RESPONSE_HEADER'
            'variables': {
                'string': 'string'
            'documentationVersion': 'string',
            'accessLogSettings': {
                'format': 'string',
                'destinationArn': 'string'
            'canarySettings': {
                'percentTraffic': 123.0,
                'deploymentId': 'string',
                'stageVariableOverrides': {
                    'string': 'string'
                'useStageCache': True|False
            'tracingEnabled': True|False,
            'webAclArn': 'string',
            'tags': {
                'string': 'string'
            'createdDate': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
            'lastUpdatedDate': datetime(2015, 1, 1)

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    A list of Stage resources that are associated with the ApiKey resource.

    • item (list) –

      The current page of elements from this collection.

      • (dict) –

        Represents a unique identifier for a version of a deployed RestApi that is callable by users.

        • deploymentId (string) –

          The identifier of the Deployment that the stage points to.

        • clientCertificateId (string) –

          The identifier of a client certificate for an API stage.

        • stageName (string) –

          The name of the stage is the first path segment in the Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) of a call to API Gateway. Stage names can only contain alphanumeric characters, hyphens, and underscores. Maximum length is 128 characters.

        • description (string) –

          The stage’s description.

        • cacheClusterEnabled (boolean) –

          Specifies whether a cache cluster is enabled for the stage.

        • cacheClusterSize (string) –

          The stage’s cache capacity in GB. For more information about choosing a cache size, see Enabling API caching to enhance responsiveness.

        • cacheClusterStatus (string) –

          The status of the cache cluster for the stage, if enabled.

        • methodSettings (dict) –

          A map that defines the method settings for a Stage resource. Keys (designated as /{method_setting_key below) are method paths defined as {resource_path}/{http_method} for an individual method override, or /\*/\* for overriding all methods in the stage.

          • (string) –

            • (dict) –

              Specifies the method setting properties.

              • metricsEnabled (boolean) –

                Specifies whether Amazon CloudWatch metrics are enabled for this method.

              • loggingLevel (string) –

                Specifies the logging level for this method, which affects the log entries pushed to Amazon CloudWatch Logs. Valid values are OFF, ERROR, and INFO. Choose ERROR to write only error-level entries to CloudWatch Logs, or choose INFO to include all ERROR events as well as extra informational events.

              • dataTraceEnabled (boolean) –

                Specifies whether data trace logging is enabled for this method, which affects the log entries pushed to Amazon CloudWatch Logs.

              • throttlingBurstLimit (integer) –

                Specifies the throttling burst limit.

              • throttlingRateLimit (float) –

                Specifies the throttling rate limit.

              • cachingEnabled (boolean) –

                Specifies whether responses should be cached and returned for requests. A cache cluster must be enabled on the stage for responses to be cached.

              • cacheTtlInSeconds (integer) –

                Specifies the time to live (TTL), in seconds, for cached responses. The higher the TTL, the longer the response will be cached.

              • cacheDataEncrypted (boolean) –

                Specifies whether the cached responses are encrypted.

              • requireAuthorizationForCacheControl (boolean) –

                Specifies whether authorization is required for a cache invalidation request.

              • unauthorizedCacheControlHeaderStrategy (string) –

                Specifies how to handle unauthorized requests for cache invalidation.

        • variables (dict) –

          A map that defines the stage variables for a Stage resource. Variable names can have alphanumeric and underscore characters, and the values must match [A-Za-z0-9-._~:/?#&=,]+.

          • (string) –

            • (string) –

        • documentationVersion (string) –

          The version of the associated API documentation.

        • accessLogSettings (dict) –

          Settings for logging access in this stage.

          • format (string) –

            A single line format of the access logs of data, as specified by selected $context variables. The format must include at least $context.requestId.

          • destinationArn (string) –

            The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the CloudWatch Logs log group or Kinesis Data Firehose delivery stream to receive access logs. If you specify a Kinesis Data Firehose delivery stream, the stream name must begin with amazon-apigateway-.

        • canarySettings (dict) –

          Settings for the canary deployment in this stage.

          • percentTraffic (float) –

            The percent (0-100) of traffic diverted to a canary deployment.

          • deploymentId (string) –

            The ID of the canary deployment.

          • stageVariableOverrides (dict) –

            Stage variables overridden for a canary release deployment, including new stage variables introduced in the canary. These stage variables are represented as a string-to-string map between stage variable names and their values.

            • (string) –

              • (string) –

          • useStageCache (boolean) –

            A Boolean flag to indicate whether the canary deployment uses the stage cache or not.

        • tracingEnabled (boolean) –

          Specifies whether active tracing with X-ray is enabled for the Stage.

        • webAclArn (string) –

          The ARN of the WebAcl associated with the Stage.

        • tags (dict) –

          The collection of tags. Each tag element is associated with a given resource.

          • (string) –

            • (string) –

        • createdDate (datetime) –

          The timestamp when the stage was created.

        • lastUpdatedDate (datetime) –

          The timestamp when the stage last updated.