List appRoleAssignments granted to a service principal

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Namespace: microsoft.graph


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

Retrieve the list of appRoleAssignment that have been granted to a service principal.

App roles that are assigned to service principals are also known as application permissions. Application permissions can be granted directly by creating app role assignments, or through a consent experience.


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, Directory.AccessAsUser.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}/appRoleAssignments

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 a request to retrieve the app roles that have been assigned to a service principal.



Here is an example of the response.

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

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 306

  "value": [
      "creationTimestamp": "2016-10-19T10:37:00Z",
      "id": "id-value",
      "principalDisplayName": "principalDisplayName-value",
      "principalId": "principalId-value",
      "principalType": "principalType-value",
      "resourceDisplayName": "resourceDisplayName-value"