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show policy


Syntax (EX Series Switches)


Display information about configured routing policies.



List the names of all configured routing policies.

logical-system (all | logical-system-name)

(Optional) Perform this operation on all logical systems or on a particular logical system.


(Optional) Show the contents of the specified policy.


(Optional) Use in conjunction with the test policy command to show the length of time (in microseconds) required to evaluate a given policy and the number of times it has been executed. This information can be used, for example, to help structure a policy so it is evaluated efficiently. Timers shown are per route; times are not cumulative. Statistics are incremented even when the router is learning (and thus evaluating) routes from peering routers.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

Table 1 lists the output fields for the show policy command. Output fields are listed in the approximate order in which they appear.

Table 1: show policy Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description


Name of the policy listed.


Name of the user-defined policy term. The term name unnamed is used for policy elements that occur outside of user defined terms


Match condition for the policy.


Action for the policy.

Sample Output

show policy

show policy policy-name

show policy statistics policy-name

Release Information

Command introduced before Junos OS Release 7.4.

statistics option introduced in Junos OS Release 16.1 for MX Series routers.