Create a Git branch

POST /project/git-branch/{project_path}


This API duplicates the Git branch that is associated with the specified project and uses the currently tracked commit as the head of the new branch.


  • Write access to the project
  • Git hosting provider requirements:
    • The Environment/Org must be correctly configured to use a Git hosting provider supported by SnapLogic.
    • The user must have an authenticated account with the Git hosting provider.
    • The project has checked out a Git repository.

    Learn more: SnapLogic - Git Integration


  • You cannot use SnapLogic service accounts to call any of the SnapLogic Git operation APIs.


 POST https://{controlplane_path}/api/1/rest/public/project/git-branch/{project_path}

Path Parameters

Key Description
controlplane_path Required. The path to the SnapLogic control plane.


Where control-plane-name is the control plane you are using. For example,
  • elastic
  • uat
  • emea
Required. The path to the SnapLogic project.

Format: /{env_org}/{project_space}/{project_name}

Important: The path comparison is case-sensitive.

Query Parameters


Request Header

Specify Basic for authorization and application/json for content type.

 Authorization: Basic {your_encoded_security_credentials}
Content-Type: application/json

Request Body

  "branch_name" : "..."
Key Type Description
branch_name string The name of the Git branch to create.


Response Body

  "response_map": {
    "branch_name": "...",
    "ref": "refs/heads/...",
    "sha": "..."
  "http_status_code": 200