marketing APIv1.10.0


This call deletes the report task specified by the report_task_id path parameter. This method also deletes any reports generated by the report task.

Report task IDs are generated by eBay when you call createReportTask. Get a complete list of a seller's report-task IDs by calling getReportTasks.


Resource URI (production)


URI parameters

report_task_idstringA unique eBay-assigned ID for the report task that's generated when the report task is created by a call to createReportTask.

Occurrence: Required

HTTP request headers

All requests made to eBay REST operations require you to provide the Authorization HTTP header for authentication authorization.

OAuth scope

This request requires an access token created with the authorization code grant flow, using one or more scopes from the following list (please check your Application Keys page for a list of OAuth scopes available to your application):

See OAuth access tokens for more information.


HTTP response headers

HTTP status codes

This call can return one of the following HTTP status codes. For an overview of the status codes, see HTTP status codes in Using eBay RESTful APIs.

204No Content
404Not found
500Internal Server error

Error codes

For more on errors, plus the codes of other common errors, see Handling errors.

35001API_MARKETINGAPPLICATIONThere was a problem with an eBay internal system or process. Contact eBay Developer Technical Support for assistance.
35140API_MARKETINGREQUESTNo ReportTask found for 'report_task_id' {report_task_id}. Please correct the 'report_task_id' and try again.
35141API_MARKETINGBUSINESSThe Report Task with 'report_task_id' {report_task_id} is being modified. Please wait a few minutes and try the call again.



New to making API calls? Please see Making a Call.

Note: Identifiers, such as order IDs or user IDs, and personal data in these samples might be anonymized or may no longer be active on eBay. If necessary, substitute current, relevant eBay data in your requests.

Sample 1: Delete Report Task

This sample deletes the specified report task.


Specify the report task you want to delete using the report_task_id URI parameter. The ID for a report task is returned in the Location HTTP response header of the createReportTask call you used to create the task.


A successful call returns the HTTP status code 204 No content. This method has no response payload.