»Command: scaling policy list

List is used to list all scaling policies stored in Nomad.


nomad scaling policy list [options]

If ACLs are enabled, this command requires a token with the read-job and list-jobs capabilities for the namespace of all policies. Any namespaces that the token does not have access to will have its policies filtered from the results.

»General Options

  • -address=<addr>: The address of the Nomad server. Overrides the NOMAD_ADDR environment variable if set. Defaults to

  • -region=<region>: The region of the Nomad server to forward commands to. Overrides the NOMAD_REGION environment variable if set. Defaults to the Agent's local region.

  • -namespace=<namespace>: The target namespace for queries and actions bound to a namespace. Overrides the NOMAD_NAMESPACE environment variable if set. If set to '*', job and alloc subcommands query all namespaces authorized to user. Defaults to the "default" namespace.

  • -no-color: Disables colored command output. Alternatively, NOMAD_CLI_NO_COLOR may be set.

  • -ca-cert=<path>: Path to a PEM encoded CA cert file to use to verify the Nomad server SSL certificate. Overrides the NOMAD_CACERT environment variable if set.

  • -ca-path=<path>: Path to a directory of PEM encoded CA cert files to verify the Nomad server SSL certificate. If both -ca-cert and -ca-path are specified, -ca-cert is used. Overrides the NOMAD_CAPATH environment variable if set.

  • -client-cert=<path>: Path to a PEM encoded client certificate for TLS authentication to the Nomad server. Must also specify -client-key. Overrides the NOMAD_CLIENT_CERT environment variable if set.

  • -client-key=<path>: Path to an unencrypted PEM encoded private key matching the client certificate from -client-cert. Overrides the NOMAD_CLIENT_KEY environment variable if set.

  • -tls-server-name=<value>: The server name to use as the SNI host when connecting via TLS. Overrides the NOMAD_TLS_SERVER_NAME environment variable if set.

  • -tls-skip-verify: Do not verify TLS certificate. This is highly not recommended. Verification will also be skipped if NOMAD_SKIP_VERIFY is set.

  • -token: The SecretID of an ACL token to use to authenticate API requests with. Overrides the NOMAD_TOKEN environment variable if set.

»Policy List Options

  • -job : Specifies the job ID to filter the scaling policies list by.
  • -type : Filter scaling policies by type.
  • -json : Output the scaling policy list in its JSON format.
  • -t : Format and display the scaling policy list using a Go template.


List all tracked scaling policies:

$ nomad scaling policy list

ID                                    Enabled  Target
b2c64295-4315-2fdc-6158-a27156808729  true     Namespace:default,Job:example,Group:cache,Task:redis
c355d0ec-7aa1-2604-449d-4ec79c813d2c  true     Namespace:default,Job:webapp,Group:demo,Task:webapp