Method: spaces.members.delete

Deletes a membership. For an example, see Remove a user or a Google Chat app from a space.

Requires user authentication.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Required. Resource name of the membership to delete. Chat apps can delete human users' or their own memberships. Chat apps can't delete other apps' memberships.

When deleting a human membership, requires the chat.memberships scope and spaces/{space}/members/{member} format. You can use the email as an alias for {member}. For example, spaces/{space}/members/ where is the email of the Google Chat user.

When deleting an app membership, requires the scope and spaces/{space}/members/app format.

Format: spaces/{space}/members/{member} or spaces/{space}/members/app.

Query parameters



When true, the method runs using the user's Google Workspace administrator privileges.

The calling user must be a Google Workspace administrator with the manage chat and spaces conversations privilege.

Requires the chat.admin.memberships OAuth 2.0 scope.

Deleting app memberships in a space isn't supported using admin access.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of Membership.

Authorization scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:


For more information, see the Authorization guide.