Baseline 2023

Newly available

Since March 2023, this feature works across the latest devices and browser versions. This feature might not work in older devices or browsers.

Secure context: This feature is available only in secure contexts (HTTPS), in some or all supporting browsers.

Note: This feature is only available in Service Workers.

The PushEvent interface of the Push API represents a push message that has been received. This event is sent to the global scope of a ServiceWorker. It contains the information sent from an application server to a PushSubscription.

Event ExtendableEvent PushEvent



Creates a new PushEvent object.

Instance properties

Inherits properties from its parent, ExtendableEvent. Additional properties:

PushEvent.data Read only

Returns a reference to a PushMessageData object containing data sent to the PushSubscription.

Instance methods

Inherits methods from its parent, ExtendableEvent.


The following example takes data from a PushEvent and displays it on all of the service worker's clients.

self.addEventListener("push", (event) => {
  if (!(self.Notification && self.Notification.permission === "granted")) {

  const data = event.data?.json() ?? {};
  const title = data.title || "Something Has Happened";
  const message =
    data.message || "Here's something you might want to check out.";
  const icon = "images/new-notification.png";

  const notification = new self.Notification(title, {
    body: message,
    tag: "simple-push-demo-notification",

  notification.addEventListener("click", () => {


Push API
# pushevent-interface

Browser compatibility

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See also