Update a subscription

Updates a webhook subscription on a SharePoint list.


The application must have at least edit permissions to the SharePoint list where the subscription will be updated.

If your application is a Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) application

You must grant the Azure AD application the permissions specified in the following table. A subscription can only be updated by the Azure AD application that created it.

Application Permission
Office 365 SharePoint Online Read and write items and lists in all site collections.

If your application is a SharePoint Add-in

You must grant the SharePoint Add-in the following permission(s) or higher. A subscription can only be updated by the SharePoint Add-in that created it.

Scope Permission rights
List Manage

HTTP request

PATCH _api/web/lists('list-id')/subscriptions('id')


PATCH _api/web/lists('5C77031A-9621-4DFC-BB5D-57803A94E91D')/subscriptions('6D77031A-2345-5GRT-BV3D-55234B56FR43')
Content-Type: application/json

  "notificationUrl": "https://contoso.azurewebsites.net/api/v2/webhook-receiver",
  "expirationDateTime": "2016-01-03T11:23:00.000Z"

Request body

Include the following properties in the request body.

Name Type Description
notificationUrl string The service URL to send notifications to.
expirationDateTime date The date the notification will expire and be deleted.
client-clientState string Optional. Opaque string passed back to the client on all notifications.
You can use this for validating notifications or tagging different subscriptions.


If the subscription is found and successfully updated, a 204 No Content response is returned.


HTTP/1.1 204 No Content

See also