Create a resourceGroup, apply a lock and RBAC

Last updated: 16/06/2020

This template is a subscription level template that will create a resourceGroup, apply a lock the the resourceGroup and assign contributor permssions to the supplied principalId. Currently, this template cannot be deployed via the Azure Portal.

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Parameters

Parameter Name Description
rgName Name of the resourceGroup to create
rgLocation Location for the resourceGroup
principalId principalId of the user that will be given contributor access to the resourceGroup
roleDefinitionId roleDefinition to apply to the resourceGroup - default is contributor
roleAssignmentName Unique name for the roleAssignment in the format of a guid

Use the template

PowerShell

New-AzResourceGroup -Name <resource-group-name> -Location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
New-AzResourceGroupDeployment -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/subscription-deployments/create-rg-lock-role-assignment/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring Azure PowerShell

Command line

az group create --name <resource-group-name> --location <resource-group-location> #use this command when you need to create a new resource group for your deployment
az group deployment create --resource-group <my-resource-group> --template-uri https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Azure/azure-quickstart-templates/master/subscription-deployments/create-rg-lock-role-assignment/azuredeploy.json
Installing and configuring the Azure cross-platform command-line interface