» Data Source: azurerm_policy_definition

Use this data source to access information about a Policy Definition, both custom and built in. Retrieves Policy Definitions from your current subscription by default.

» Example Usage

data "azurerm_policy_definition" "example" {
  display_name = "Allowed resource types"

output "id" {
  value = data.azurerm_policy_definition.example.id

» Argument Reference

  • name - Specifies the name of the Policy Definition. Conflicts with display_name.

  • display_name - Specifies the display name of the Policy Definition. Conflicts with name.

» Attributes Reference

  • id - The ID of the Policy Definition.

  • type - The Type of Policy.

  • description - The Description of the Policy.

  • policy_type - The Type of the Policy. Possible values are "BuiltIn", "Custom" and "NotSpecified".

  • policy_rule - The Rule as defined (in JSON) in the Policy.

  • parameters - Any Parameters defined in the Policy.

  • metadata - Any Metadata defined in the Policy.

» Timeouts

The timeouts block allows you to specify timeouts for certain actions:

  • read - (Defaults to 5 minutes) Used when retrieving the Policy Definition.