sys.event_notifications (Transact-SQL)

Applies to: yesSQL Server (all supported versions) YesAzure SQL Database

Returns a row for each object that is an event notification, with sys.objects.type = EN.

Column name Data type Description
name sysname Event notification name.
object_id int Object identification number. Is unique within a database.
parent_class tinyint Class of parent.

0 = Database

1 = Object or Column
parent_class_desc nvarchar(60) DATABASE

parent_id int Non-zero ID of the parent object.

0 = The parent class is the database.
create_date datetime Date created.
modify_date datetime Always equals create_date.
service_name nvarchar(256) Name of the target service to which the notification is sent.
broker_instance nvarchar(128) Broker instance to which the notification is sent.
principal_id int ID of the database principal that owns this event notification.
creator_sid varbinary(85) SID of the login who created the event notification.

Is NULL if the FAN_IN option is not specified.


The visibility of the metadata in catalog views is limited to securables that a user either owns or on which the user has been granted some permission. For more information, see Metadata Visibility Configuration.

See Also

Object Catalog Views (Transact-SQL)
Catalog Views (Transact-SQL)