Microsoft.Resources tags

The tags resource type is an extension resource, which means you can apply it to another resource.

Use the scope property on this resource to set the scope for this resource.

Valid deployment scopes for the tags resource are:

  • Management Group
  • Subscription
  • Resource Group

Remarks

To learn about applying tags through ARM templates or Bicep files, see Use tags to organize your Azure resources and management hierarchy.

Template format

To create a Microsoft.Resources/tags resource, add the following Bicep or JSON to your template.

resource symbolicname 'Microsoft.Resources/tags@2021-04-01' = {
  name: 'default'
  scope: resourceSymbolicName
  properties: {
    tags: {
      tagName1: 'tagValue1'
      tagName2: 'tagValue2'
    }
  }
}

Property values

tags

Name Description Value
type The resource type

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
'Microsoft.Resources/tags'
apiVersion The resource api version

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
'2021-04-01'
name The resource name 'default'
scope Use when creating an extension resource at a scope that is different than the deployment scope. Target resource

For Bicep, set this property to the symbolic name of the resource to apply the extension resource.

For JSON, set the value to the full name of the resource to apply the extension resource to.
properties A dictionary of name and value pairs. Tags (required)

Tags

Name Description Value
tags Dictionary of {string} object