To consume all the public RudderStack APIs, you need an access token associated with your RudderStack account. This guide describes the steps to generate a personal access token and the operations associated with it.

Generating a personal access token

Follow these steps to generate a personal access token:

  1. Log into your RudderStack dashboard.
  2. Go to Settings > Personal access tokens, as shown:
Personal access tokens setting in RudderStack dashboard
  1. Click on Generate new token, as shown:
New personal access token in RudderStack dashboard
  1. Enter your Token name and select the permissions (Role) associated with this token, from the dropdown:
Personal access token name and role
  1. Then, click on Generate.
  2. Copy and save the personal access token details securely.
Personal access token details
Make sure you copy the generated token as it will not be visible again once you close this window.

Deleting a personal access token

To delete an existing token, click on the corresponding Delete option next to that token, and confirm by clicking on Yes, delete.

To delete all the existing tokens, click on the Revoke all button on the top right and click on Yes, delete.


The RudderStack Cloud users only with Read-Write access or Admin access permissions can create their own access tokens and use them.

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