Update a customer address

How to update an existing customer address via API

To update an existing customer address, send a PATCH request to the /api/customer_addresses/:id endpoint, where id is the ID of the resource that you want to update.

Here below the list of all the possible arguments that you can pass with the request body.

Request

PATCH https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/customer_addresses/:id

Arguments

Body Parameter

Type

Required

type

string

Required

id

string

Required

attributes.reference

string

Optional

attributes.reference_origin

string

Optional

attributes.metadata

object

Optional

relationships.customer

object

Optional

relationships.address

object

Optional

Example

Request
Response
Request

The following request updates the customer address identified by the ID "xYZkjABcde":

curl -X PATCH \
https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/customer_addresses/xYZkjABcde \
-H 'Accept: application/vnd.api+json' \
-H 'Authorization: Bearer your-access-token' \
-H 'Content-Type: application/vnd.api+json' \
-d '{
"data": {
"type": "customer_addresses",
"id": "xYZkjABcde",
"attributes": {
"reference": "ANY-EXTERNAL-REFEFERNCE"
}
}
}'
Response

On success, the API responds with a 200 OK status code, returning the updated resource object:

{
"data": {
"id": "xYZkjABcde",
"type": "customer_addresses",
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/customer_addresses/xYZkjABcde"
},
"attributes": {
"name": "John Smith, 2883 Geraldine Lane Apt.23, 10013 New York NY (US) (212) 646-338-1228",
"created_at": "2018-01-01T12:00:00.000Z",
"updated_at": "2018-01-01T12:00:00.000Z",
"reference": "ANY-EXTERNAL-REFEFERNCE",
"reference_origin": "ANY-EXTERNAL-REFEFERNCE-ORIGIN",
"metadata": {
"foo": "bar"
}
},
"relationships": {
"customer": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/customer_addresses/xYZkjABcde/relationships/customer",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/customer_addresses/xYZkjABcde/customer"
}
},
"address": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/customer_addresses/xYZkjABcde/relationships/address",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/customer_addresses/xYZkjABcde/address"
}
}
},
"meta": {
"mode": "test"
}
}
}