Rate Limits report

This report queries the System Log to provide charts of cumulative rate limit violations over selected time periods, as well a list of current rate limits by API including any recent violations or warnings.

For general information about rate limits, see Rate limits overview.

For detailed information about the usage of this report, see Rate limit monitoring.

The report provides:

  • The ability to track the rate limit's consumption.

  • The ability to change rate limit settings and customize the warning threshold.

  • Notification alerts when you're about to hit or have hit the rate limit.

  • The ability for you to investigate the issue when an endpoint has reached the rate limit.

Some typical reasons for using the report include the following:

  • You want to proactively monitor rate limit usage, and to manage rate limit settings and the warning threshold.

  • You've hit a rate limit violation for an endpoint and receive a notification that contains a link to the rate limits dashboard for that endpoint so that you can investigate.


  • Ensure that you are signed in to the Okta Admin Console.

  • This report can be run by anyone with one of the following permission levels:

    • Super Administrator

    • Org Administrator

    • Read-Only Administrator

    • Mobile Administrator

    • Report Administrator