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Create a user data deletion request

POST /v2/fulfillment/users/{user_id}/privacy_request

Sends a request to Instacart to delete the data for the specified Connect user account in accordance with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). If the request is received, the response contains the success field set to true. After Instacart receives the request, a user privacy workflow is initiated and the Connect user account and any associated user data is deleted.

Additional configuration is required before user data deletion requests can be processed. To update your configuration, contact your Instacart Connect representative.

For more information about the data that Instacart collects, see Data privacy.

Security#

NameInDescription
AuthorizationheaderThe Authorization header with the bearer token acquired during authentication.

Parameters#

NameInRequiredDescription
user_idpathโœ…The ID of the user.

Request Examples#

curl --request POST \  --url 'https://connect.instacart.com/v2/fulfillment/users/{user_id}/privacy_request' \  --header 'Accept: application/json' \  --header 'Authorization: Bearer <token>' \  --header 'Content-Type: application/json'

Response#

FieldTypeRequiredDescription
successbooleanโœ…Whether the request was successful.

Response Examples#

{  "success": true}