Create Calendar

Important: APIs under the /beta version in Microsoft Graph are in preview and are subject to change. Use of these APIs in production applications is not supported.

Use this API to create a new Calendar in a calendar group.


One of the following scopes is required to execute this API: Calendars.ReadWrite

HTTP request

A user's default calendarGroup.

POST /me/calendarGroup/calendars
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendarGroup/calendars

Any calendarGroup of a user.

POST /me/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars
POST /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/calendarGroups/{id}/calendars

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json. Required.

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of Calendar object.


If successful, this method returns 201, Created response code and Calendar object in the response body.



Here is an example of the request.

Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 78

  "name": "name-value",
  "color": {

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of calendar object.


Here is an example of the response. Note: The response object shown here may be truncated for brevity. All of the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json
Content-length: 98

  "name": "name-value",
  "color": {
  "changeKey": "changeKey-value",
  "id": "id-value"