Delegate API Access to a Supplier
Description of how service owner can delegate API accesses (scopes) to a subcontractor.
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Certain service owners want a subcontractor to be able to act on their behalf, e.g. suppliers of specialist systems. To achieve that, these API accesses must be delegated to the provider using Altinn.
It is the service owner’s responsibility to remove the delegations themselves if the supplier no longer need access.
Delegation of API access to the supplier
As a service owner key role user (typically general manager aka DAGL), open “Access to the Application Programming Interface - API”.
Then the necessary rights must be granted.
- Altinn Service Owner API: App Instances (full access) - provides access to scopes for both read and write.
- Altinn service owner API: App instances (read access) - only provides read access.
Removal of delegation
Delegations that have been made can also be removed. If a supplier no longer needs API access, it is the service owner’s responsibility to remove these.
Delegation gives access to these scopes for the supplier: