SP.Web.parentWeb property (sp.js)

Gets the parent website of the specified website.

Applies to: apps for SharePoint | SharePoint Foundation 2013 | SharePoint Server 2013

var value = SP.Web.get_parentWeb ()

Return value


An SP.WebInformation object (sp.js) object that represents the parent website.

REST resource endpoint

See Web resource for more information.

Endpoint URI structure


HTTP requests

This resource supports the following HTTP commands:

  • POST

POST syntax

POST http://<sitecollection>/<site>/_api/web/parentWeb

GET syntax

GET http://<sitecollection>/<site>/_api/web/parentWeb