Create Azure Event Grid Custom Topic and Subscription

Last updated: 12-03-2018

Creates an Azure Event Grid custom topic and a webhook subscription. Template originally authored by John Downs.

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Parameter Name Description
eventGridTopicName The name of the Event Grid custom topic.
eventGridSubscriptionName The name of the Event Grid custom topic's subscription.
eventGridSubscriptionUrl The webhook URL to send the subscription events to. This URL must be valid and must be prepared to accept the Event Grid webhook URL challenge request. (RequestBin URLs are exempt from this requirement.)
location The location in which the Event Grid resources should be deployed.

Use the template


New-AzureRmResourceGroupDeployment -Name <deployment-name> -ResourceGroupName <resource-group-name> -TemplateUri
Install and configure Azure PowerShell

Command line

azure config mode arm
azure group deployment create <my-resource-group> <my-deployment-name> --template-uri
Install and Configure the Azure Cross-Platform Command-Line Interface