Get poll

Displays the poll using the provided poll ID.

  • The response returns code 200 if the poll retrieval was successful else error messages are generated. See Error codes.

The operation uses basic authentication.

Resource URL

GET on <ConfluenceBaseURL>/rest/polls/1.0/poll/{pollguid}

ConfluenceBaseURL is the URL of your Confluence instance.


The URL parameter should be replaced with GUID of the poll.

  • pollguid - GUID of the poll

Example request


Example response

See Parameters to learn more about response parameters of both choice and event polls.

"name":"Testing upliftment ?",
"description":"Test ",

Error codes


Cause of error

Message displayed


Cause of error

Message displayed


Poll with given poll GUID is not found.

Operation failed with error poll not found.


User is not permitted to perform a particular operation.

Operation failed with error not allowed.


Invalid user credentials.

Operation failed with error unauthorized.