List appRoleAssignments granted for a service principal

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Retrieve a list of appRoleAssignment that users, groups, or client service principals have been granted for the given resource service principal.

For example, if the resource service principal is the service principal for the Microsoft Graph API, this will return all service principals that have been granted any app-only permissions to Microsoft Graph.

If the resource service principal is an application that has app roles granted to users and groups, this will return all the users and groups assigned app roles for this application.

Note This request might have replication delays for app role assignments that were recently granted or removed.


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) Application.Read.All, Directory.Read.All, Application.ReadWrite.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Not supported.
Application Application.Read.All, Directory.Read.All, Application.ReadWrite.All, Directory.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

GET /servicePrincipals/{id}/appRoleAssignedTo

Optional query parameters

This method supports the OData query parameters to help customize the response.

Request headers

Name Description
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.

Request body

Do not supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a collection of appRoleAssignment objects in the response body.



The following is an example of the request to retrieve the app roles assignments that have been granted for a given resource service principal.



Here is an example of the response.

Note: The response object shown here might be shortened for readability.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json

  "@odata.context": "$metadata#servicePrincipals('8e881353-1735-45af-af21-ee1344582a4d')/appRoleAssignedTo",
  "value": [
      "id": "41W1zT6z1U-kJxf62svfp1HFE8pMZhxDun-ThPczmJE",
      "deletedDateTime": null,
      "appRoleId": "00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000",
      "createdDateTime": "2021-02-02T04:22:45.9480566Z",
      "principalDisplayName": "MOD Administrator",
      "principalId": "cdb555e3-b33e-4fd5-a427-17fadacbdfa7",
      "principalType": "User",
      "resourceDisplayName": "dxprovisioning-graphapi-client",
      "resourceId": "8e881353-1735-45af-af21-ee1344582a4d"