Method: users.list

Lists users that are accessible to the current user. If two users have user roles on the same partner or advertiser, they can access each other.

This method has unique authentication requirements. Read the prerequisites in our Managing Users guide before using this method.

The "Try this method" feature does not work for this method.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Query parameters



Requested page size. Must be between 1 and 200. If unspecified will default to 100.



A token identifying a page of results the server should return. Typically, this is the value of nextPageToken returned from the previous call to users.list method. If not specified, the first page of results will be returned.



Field by which to sort the list. Acceptable values are:

  • displayName (default)

The default sorting order is ascending. To specify descending order for a field, a suffix "desc" should be added to the field name. For example, displayName desc.



Allows filtering by user fields.

Supported syntax:

  • Filter expressions are made up of one or more restrictions.
  • Restrictions can be combined by the logical operator AND.
  • A restriction has the form of {field} {operator} {value}.
  • The displayName and email fields must use the HAS (:) operator.
  • The lastLoginTime field must use either the LESS THAN OR EQUAL TO (<=) or GREATER THAN OR EQUAL TO (>=) operator.
  • All other fields must use the EQUALS (=) operator.

Supported fields:

  • assignedUserRole.advertiserId
  • assignedUserRole.entityType: This is synthetic field of AssignedUserRole used for filtering. Identifies the type of entity to which the user role is assigned. Valid values are Partner and Advertiser.
  • assignedUserRole.parentPartnerId: This is a synthetic field of AssignedUserRole used for filtering. Identifies the parent partner of the entity to which the user role is assigned.
  • assignedUserRole.partnerId
  • assignedUserRole.userRole
  • displayName
  • email
  • lastLoginTime (input in ISO 8601 format, or YYYY-MM-DDTHH:MM:SSZ)


  • The user with displayName containing "foo": displayName:"foo"
  • The user with email containing "bar": email:"bar"
  • All users with standard user roles: assignedUserRole.userRole="STANDARD"
  • All users with user roles for partner 123: assignedUserRole.partnerId="123"
  • All users with user roles for advertiser 123: assignedUserRole.advertiserId="123"
  • All users with partner level user roles: entityType="PARTNER"
  • All users with user roles for partner 123 and advertisers under partner 123: parentPartnerId="123"
  • All users that last logged in on or after 2023-01-01T00:00:00Z (format of ISO 8601): lastLoginTime>="2023-01-01T00:00:00Z"

The length of this field should be no more than 500 characters.

Reference our filter LIST requests guide for more information.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains data with the following structure:

JSON representation
  "users": [
      object (User)
  "nextPageToken": string

object (User)

The list of users.

This list will be absent if empty.



A token to retrieve the next page of results. Pass this value in the pageToken field in the subsequent call to users.list method to retrieve the next page of results. This token will be absent if there are no more results to return.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the OAuth 2.0 Overview.