Use this method to change the description of a group, a supergroup or a channel. The bot must be an administrator in the chat for this to work and must have the appropriate admin rights. Returns True on success.


Name Type Description
chat_id Union[int, str] Unique identifier for the target chat or username of the target channel (in the format @channelusername)
description Optional[str] Optional. New chat description, 0-255 characters


Type: bool

Description: Returns True on success.


As bot method

result: bool = await bot.set_chat_description(...)

Method as object


  • from aiogram.methods import SetChatDescription
  • from aiogram.api.methods import SetChatDescription
  • from aiogram.api.methods.set_chat_description import SetChatDescription

In handlers with current bot

result: bool = await SetChatDescription(...)

With specific bot

result: bool = await bot(SetChatDescription(...))

As reply into Webhook in handler

return SetChatDescription(...)