Delete Digital Passport

Delete an existing digital passport.

Before you begin

As a brand, you wish to destroy a digital passport.

Use case example:

  • A customer has declared a product has been stolen or lost and has not retrieved it. The digital passport can be destroyed.
  • Too many digital passports have been created.


You must be the owner of the digital passport. You may need to recover the digital passport before deleting it. See the Recover Digital Passport page.



You can destroy one digital passport at once per API call.

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To destroy a digital passport, use the api/destroyCertificate.


The API is authenticated with the user rights required β†’ certDelete

certificateIdβœ…StringIdentification number of the digital passport to destroy.
curl --request POST \
     --url \
     --header 'accept: application/json' \
     --header 'content-type: application/json' \
     --data '[20067475]'


200The digital passport has been successfully destroyed.
500The certificateId does not exist.
  "message": "Not yet in blockchain => transaction saved in transaction manager",
  "type": "transactionManager",
  "transactionId": "63b26e72336013176bbe4e01",
  "nonce": 58842,
  "chainId": 77,
  "from": "0x57F5111A7e997a7Ba63CC8976C92decbd86C1B08",
  "data": "0x42842e0e00000000000000000000000057f5111a7e997a7ba63cc8976c92decbd86c1b08000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000dead0000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000001323493",
  "to": "0x512C1FCF401133680f373a386F3f752b98070BC5",
  "gasLimit": 500000,
  "gasPrice": "48000000000",
  "value": "0x00"


Our team tips

When a mistake is related to the digital passport content, use the Digital Passport Update feature.