Locations v1.1

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The valid city location codes in Concur. These location codes are used in the Post requests for the Expense Report service, when the City field is provided/required. The location codes vary by client, and cannot be used across multiple clients.


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Get a list of locations

Retrieves a list of valid city location codes.



Parameter Required/Optional Description
city={_searchstring_} Required The city name. The system will return all values with city names that begin with the supplied name. The city name value is not case sensitive. The value can contain the * wildcard. This wildcard matches any number of characters. For example, Locations?city=old*b_o will match the city name “Old Saybrook”




  • Authorization - Required. Authorization header with OAuth token for valid Concur user.
  • Content-Type - application/xml


Content types



This request will return a LocationsList parent element with a Location parent element for each location with a City Name that contains the search text. The Location parent element contains the following child elements.

Location elements

Element Description
Name The city name.
Country The country name for the location.
State The state/province name for the location. Empty if there is no corresponding state/province.
LocationID The unique key for the location. This value is required when posting data in the City element.


XML example request

GET https://www.concursolutions.com/api/expense/expensereport/v1.1/Locations?city={_searchstring_} HTTP/1.1
Authorization: OAuth {access token}

XML example of successful response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/xml
<LocationList xmlns="http://www.concursolutions.com/api/expense/expensereport/2011/03"    
    <Country>UNITED STATES</Country>
    <Country>UNITED STATES</Country>
    <Country>UNITED STATES</Country>

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