You can delete a storage policy if you are not planning to use it.

Before you begin

About this task

You cannot delete the VVols No Requirement Policy and Virtual SAN Default Policy.


  1. From the vSphere Web Client Home, click Policies and Profiles > VM Storage Policies.
  2. Click the VM Storage Policies tab.
  3. Select the policy to delete and click the Delete icon (Remove the storage capability icon.).

    You can select multiple policies.

  4. Click Yes to confirm your action.


The policy is removed from the inventory.