API Documentation

Owncast offers an API to integrate its services in other interfaces, like the Owncast Admin Panel.

The latest API


The following documents the latest officially released APIs.

Latest Released API


If you’re developing against the master branch of Owncast the following documentation may be helpful to you. Please mind that development versions may be unstable as they do not have the testing that Owncast releases endure.



Documentation for each release’s APIs can be found with the release notes of each version.


You can also checkout the API documentation at any point from the git repository.