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show firewall policer



Display statistics about configured policers.



Display the count of policed packets for all configured policers.


(Optional) Display the count of policed packets for the specified policer.

Required Privilege Level


Output Fields

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

Table 1: show firewall policer Output Fields

Field Name

Field Description

Level of Output


Name of the filter that is configured at the [edit firewall family family-name filter] hierarchy level.

All levels


Display policer information:

  • Filter—Name of filter that specifies the policer action modifier.

  • Name—Name of policer.

  • Packets—Number of packets that matched the filter term in which the policer action modifier is specified. This is the number of packets that exceed the rate limits that the policer specifies.

All levels

Sample Output

show firewall policer

show firewall policer policer-name

Release Information

Command introduced in Junos OS Release 11.1.