# Amazon S3 action - Create bucket

This action creates a new bucket in Amazon S3.

Amazon S3 - Create bucket action Amazon S3 - Create bucket action

# Input fields

Field name Description
Bucket name Bucket name should be 3-63 characters long. Please refer to Amazon S3 Rules for Bucket Naming (opens new window).
Bucket region The region where you want the bucket to reside. Please refer to the list of valid bucket regions below.
Canned ACL Use Amazon's Canned Access Control List (opens new window) to specify permissions for this bucket.

# Output fields

There is no output for this action.

# List of valid bucket regions

Amazon S3 bucket can be set to reside in the following regions:

Region name Region value
US West (N. California) us-west-1
US West (Oregon) us-west-2
Canada (Central) ca-central-1
EU (Ireland) eu-west-1
EU (London) eu-west-2
EU (Paris) eu-west-3
EU (Frankfurt) eu-central-1
Asia Pacific (Mumbai) ap-south-1
Asia Pacific (Singapore) ap-southeast-1
Asia Pacific (Sydney) ap-southeast-2
Asia Pacific (Tokyo) ap-northeast-1
Asia Pacific (Seoul) ap-northeast-2
Asia Pacific (Osaka-Local) ap-northeast-3
South America (São Paulo) sa-east-1
US East (N. Virginia) us-east-1
US East (Ohio) us-east-2
China (Beijing) cn-north-1
China (Ningxia) cn-northwest-1

See the Amazon S3 documentation (opens new window) for more information.