Applies to: Exchange Server 2013

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Use the Get-SiteMailboxProvisioningPolicy cmdlet to view information about site mailbox provisioning policies.

For information about the parameter sets in the Syntax section below, see Syntax.

Get-SiteMailboxProvisioningPolicy [-Identity <MailboxPolicyIdParameter>] [-DomainController <Fqdn>] [-IgnoreDehydratedFlag <SwitchParameter>] [-Organization <OrganizationIdParameter>]

This example returns the default information about all site mailbox provisioning policies in your organization.


This example returns detailed information about the provisioning policy with the identity SM_NewPolicy

Get-SiteMailboxProvisioningPolicy -Identity SM_NewPolicy | Format-List

This example returns all policies in your organization, but only displays the IsDefault information to identify which policy is the default policy.

Get-SiteMailboxProvisioningPolicy | Format-List IsDefault

You need to be assigned permissions before you can run this cmdlet. Although all parameters for this cmdlet are listed in this topic, you may not have access to some parameters if they're not included in the permissions assigned to you. To see what permissions you need, see the "Site mailbox provisioning policy" entry in the Sharing and collaboration permissions topic.


Parameter Required Type Description




This parameter is available only in on-premises Exchange 2013.

The DomainController parameter specifies the fully qualified domain name (FQDN) of the domain controller that retrieves data from Active Directory.




The Identity parameter specifies the identity of the site mailbox provisioning policy.




This parameter is reserved for internal Microsoft use.




The Organization parameter is reserved for internal Microsoft use.

To see the input types that this cmdlet accepts, see Cmdlet Input and Output Types. If the Input Type field for a cmdlet is blank, the cmdlet doesn’t accept input data.

To see the return types, which are also known as output types, that this cmdlet accepts, see Cmdlet Input and Output Types. If the Output Type field is blank, the cmdlet doesn’t return data.