Method: accounts.adclients.adunits.create

Creates an ad unit.

This method can be called only by a restricted set of projects, which are usually owned by AdSense for Platforms publishers. Contact your account manager if you need to use this method.

Note that ad units can only be created for ad clients with an "AFC" product code. For more info see the AdClient resource.

For now, this method can only be used to create DISPLAY ad units. See:

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. Ad client to create an ad unit under. Format: accounts/{account}/adclients/{adclient}

Request body

The request body contains an instance of AdUnit.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains a newly created instance of AdUnit.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope: