Creates a database as a subpage in the specified parent page, with the specified properties schema. Currently, the parent of a new database must be a Notion page or a wiki database.


Integration capabilities

This endpoint requires an integration to have insert content capabilities. Attempting to call this API without insert content capabilities will return an HTTP response with a 403 status code. For more information on integration capabilities, see the capabilities guide.



  • Only empty status database properties can be created


Returns a 404 if the specified parent page does not exist, or if the integration does not have access to the parent page.

Returns a 400 if the request is incorrectly formatted, or a 429 HTTP response if the request exceeds the request limits.

Note: Each Public API endpoint can return several possible error codes. See the Error codes section of the Status codes documentation for more information.