Delete program


APIs under the /beta version in Microsoft Graph are subject to change. Use of these APIs in production applications is not supported.

In the Azure AD access reviews feature, delete a program object.

Do not delete a program which still has programControl linked to it, those access reviews should first be deleted or unlinked from the program and linked to a different program. Also, please note that the built-in default program cannot be deleted.


One of the following permissions is required to call this API. To learn more, including how to choose permissions, see Permissions.

Permission type Permissions (from least to most privileged)
Delegated (work or school account) ProgramControl.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Not supported.

The signed in user must also be in a directory role that permits them to create a program.

HTTP request

DELETE /programs/{id}

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization string Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 204, No Content response code. It does not return anything in the response body.



Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability. All the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content