If a VM placement policy is not published to tenants, you can delete it from the provider VDC.


  • Verify that you have at least one VM placement policy in your environment.
  • Verify that the VM placement policy is not added to an organization VDC. You cannot delete VM placement policies that are available to tenants.


  1. From the top navigation bar, select Resources and click Cloud Resources.
  2. In the left panel, select Provider VDCs.
  3. Click a provider VDC from the list.
  4. Click the VM Placement Policies tab and select a VM placement policy.
  5. Click Delete.