Providers are responsible to retrieve messages and acknowledge it (delete from source).


SQSProvider (located at receives the following options:

  • queue_name: the queue name
  • options: (optional): a dict with SQS options to retrieve messages. Example: {'WaitTimeSeconds: 5, 'MaxNumberOfMessages': 5}

Also, you might override any of the parameters below from boto library (all optional):

  • api_version
  • aws_access_key_id
  • aws_secret_access_key
  • aws_session_token
  • endpoint_url
  • region_name
  • use_ssl
  • verify

Check boto3 client documentation for detailed information.

Usually, the provider are not configured manually, but set by Routes and it’s helper classes.