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Delete a contact list

Last updated May 31, 2023

DELETE /contacts/v1/lists/:list_id

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Delete a list in a given HubSpot account, identified by its unique ID.

Note that lists can be used by users to trigger marketing automation campaigns, so a good best practice is to only delete the lists that your integration with HubSpot has created.

Required Parameters How to use Description
OAuth access token or private app access token Authorization: Bearer {token} header Used to authenticate the request. Please see this page for more details about authentication.
List ID Used in the request URL You need to include the ID of the list you're deleting.

Example URL: