CloudWatchLogs / Client / get_delivery_destination



Retrieves complete information about one delivery destination.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.get_delivery_destination(

name (string) –


The name of the delivery destination that you want to retrieve.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'deliveryDestination': {
        'name': 'string',
        'arn': 'string',
        'deliveryDestinationType': 'S3'|'CWL'|'FH',
        'outputFormat': 'json'|'plain'|'w3c'|'raw'|'parquet',
        'deliveryDestinationConfiguration': {
            'destinationResourceArn': 'string'
        'tags': {
            'string': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • deliveryDestination (dict) –

      A structure containing information about the delivery destination.

      • name (string) –

        The name of this delivery destination.

      • arn (string) –

        The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) that uniquely identifies this delivery destination.

      • deliveryDestinationType (string) –

        Displays whether this delivery destination is CloudWatch Logs, Amazon S3, or Firehose.

      • outputFormat (string) –

        The format of the logs that are sent to this delivery destination.

      • deliveryDestinationConfiguration (dict) –

        A structure that contains the ARN of the Amazon Web Services resource that will receive the logs.

        • destinationResourceArn (string) –

          The ARN of the Amazon Web Services destination that this delivery destination represents. That Amazon Web Services destination can be a log group in CloudWatch Logs, an Amazon S3 bucket, or a delivery stream in Firehose.

      • tags (dict) –

        The tags that have been assigned to this delivery destination.

        • (string) –

          • (string) –