Method: spaces.delete

Deletes a named space. Always performs a cascading delete, which means that the space's child resources—like messages posted in the space and memberships in the space—are also deleted. For an example, see Delete a space. Requires user authentication from a user who has permission to delete the space.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. Resource name of the space to delete.

Format: spaces/{space}

Query parameters



When true, the method runs using the user's Google Workspace administrator privileges.

The calling user must be a Google Workspace administrator with the manage chat and spaces conversations privilege.

Requires the chat.admin.delete OAuth 2.0 scope.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body is empty.

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authorization guide.