Permissions-Policy: accelerometer

Experimental: This is an experimental technology
Check the Browser compatibility table carefully before using this in production.

The HTTP Permissions-Policy header accelerometer directive controls whether the current document is allowed to gather information about the acceleration of the device through the Accelerometer interface.

Specifically, where a defined policy blocks use of this feature, Accelerometer() constructor calls will throw a DOMException of type SecurityError.


Permissions-Policy: accelerometer=<allowlist>;

A list of origins for which permission is granted to use the feature. See Permissions-Policy > Syntax for more details.

Default policy

The default allowlist for accelerometer is: self.


Generic Sensor API
# permissions-policy

Browser compatibility

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See also