# Amazon S3 action - Create bucket
This action creates a new bucket in Amazon S3.
Amazon S3 - Create bucket action
# Input fields
|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|
|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|
See the Amazon S3 documentation (opens new window) for more information.