You can delete a bucket that is no longer need to save storage cost.


Before deleting a bucket, ensure that all objects (including fragments generated in multipart upload tasks) in the bucket are deleted. Otherwise, the bucket cannot be deleted.

  • If you want to delete all objects in a bucket, we recommend that you Set lifecycle for the bucket.
  • For more information about how to delete fragments, see Manage fragments.


  1. Log on to the OSS console.
  2. In the left-side bucket list, click the bucket that you want to delete, and then click the Basic Settings tab.
  3. In the Bucket Management area, click Delete Bucket.
  4. In the displayed dialog box, click OK.
    Warning Delete a bucket with caution because a deleted bucket cannot be restored.