Subscriptions: delete

Deletes a subscription.

Quota impact: A call to this method has a quota cost of 50 units.

Common use cases


HTTP request



This request requires authorization with at least one of the following scopes (read more about authentication and authorization).



The following table lists the parameters that this query supports. All of the parameters listed are query parameters.

Required parameters
id string
The id parameter specifies the YouTube subscription ID for the resource that is being deleted. In a subscription resource, the id property specifies the YouTube subscription ID.

Request body

Do not provide a request body when calling this method.


If successful, this method returns an HTTP 204 response code (No Content).


The following table identifies error messages that the API could return in response to a call to this method. Please see the error message documentation for more detail.

Error type Error detail Description
forbidden (403) subscriptionForbidden The request is not properly authenticated or not supported for this channel.
notFound (404) subscriptionNotFound The subscription that you are trying to delete cannot be found. Check the value of the request's id parameter to ensure that it is correct.

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