API Reference: Overview

The Authzed API is a gRPC API that provides the basic operations for writing permissions relationships under namespaces and checking those permissions for users and objects.

Endpoint#

The Authzed API is accessible at grpc.authzed.com:443 and supports gRPC reflection for listing of the available methods and messages.

Authentication#

To authenticate to the Authzed API, a token must be specified in the access_token field on the gRPC request.

Zookies#

The Authzed API returns and (optionally) consumes Zookies to ensure freshness of calls. It is generally recommended that Zookies be specified wherever allowed, and stored next to objects being Checked.