License API


Using the License API to manage your DC/OS license


Access to the License API is proxied through the Admin Router on each master node using the following route:


To determine the URL of your cluster, see Cluster Access.


The License API request and response bodies are formatted in JSON.

Requests must include the accept header:

Accept: application/json

Responses include the content type header:

Content-Type: application/json


Content-Type: application/x-tar


All License API routes require authentication to use.

To authenticate API requests, see Obtaining an authentication token and Passing an authentication token.

The License API also requires authorization via the following permissions:

Resource ID Action
dcos:adminrouter:licensing full

All routes can also be reached by users with the dcos:superuser permission.

To assign permissions to your account, see the permissions reference.

API reference

The License API allows you to manage license operations on your DC/OS cluster.