doctl compute load-balancer list

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doctl compute load-balancer list [flags]




Use this command to get a list of the load balancers on your account, including the following information for each:

  • The load balancer’s ID
  • The load balancer’s name
  • The load balancer’s IP address
  • The current state of the load balancer. This can be new, active, or errored.
  • The load balancer’s creation date, in ISO8601 combined date and time format.
  • The load balancer’s forwarding rules. See doctl compute load-balancer add-forwarding-rules --help for a list.
  • The health_check settings for the load balancer.
  • The sticky_sessions settings for the load balancer.
  • The datacenter region the load balancer is located in.
  • The Droplet tag corresponding to the Droplets assigned to the load balancer.
  • The IDs of the Droplets assigned to the load balancer.
  • Whether HTTP request to the load balancer on port 80 will be redirected to HTTPS on port 443.
  • Whether the PROXY protocol is in use on the load balancer.


Option Description
--format Columns for output in a comma-separated list. Possible values: ID, IP, Name, Status, Created, Region, Size, SizeUnit, VPCUUID, Tag, DropletIDs, RedirectHttpToHttps, StickySessions, HealthCheck, ForwardingRules, DisableLetsEncryptDNSRecords.
--help , -h Help for this command
--no-header Return raw data with no headers
Default: false
Command Description
doctl compute load-balancer Display commands to manage load balancers

Global Flags

Option Description
--access-token, -t API V2 access token
--api-url, -u Override default API endpoint
--config, -c Specify a custom config file
  • macOS: ${HOME}/Library/Application Support/doctl/config.yaml
  • Linux: ${XDG_CONFIG_HOME}/doctl/config.yaml
  • Windows: %APPDATA%\doctl\config.yaml
--context Specify a custom authentication context name
--http-retry-max Set maximum number of retries for requests that fail with a 429 or 500-level error
Default: 5
--http-retry-wait-max Set the minimum number of seconds to wait before retrying a failed request
Default: 30
--http-retry-wait-min Set the maximum number of seconds to wait before retrying a failed request
Default: 1
--interactive Enable interactive behavior. Defaults to true if the terminal supports it (default false)
Default: false
--output, -o Desired output format [text|json]
Default: text
--trace Show a log of network activity while performing a command
Default: false
--verbose, -v Enable verbose output
Default: false