Amazon Alexa

Integration published by Jovo | 10,747 downloads

Build apps for Amazon's Alexa assistant platform

Requests & Responses

Learn more about the Alexa Skill request and response lifecycle.


A typical interaction between a user and your Alexa Skill consists of a request (what the user wants) and a response (what the Skill replies).

Learn more in the Jovo Docs: Basic Concepts > Request & Response Lifecycle.


There are several types of Alexa Skill requests. Learn more about them here: Alexa Requests.


There are several types of Alexa Skill responses. Learn more about them here: Alexa Responses.

Amazon Alexa Changelog

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Current version might be higher than the latest changes displayed below because of updates of dependencies.

2021-10-27 [3.5.5]

2021-02-22 [3.5]

  • #901 Move setResponse from response to after.response middleware (@aswetlow)
  • #901 Route Alexa.Presentation.APLA.RuntimeError requests to ON_ERROR (@aswetlow)

2020-11-10 [3.2.1]

2020-08-21 [3.0.30]

3.0.17 (2020-05-13)

🐛 Bug fix

  • jovo-platform-alexa Fix http status in ReminderAPI

Committers: 1

3.0.13 (2020-05-04)

💅 Enhancements

  • jovo-platform-alexa #734 Add getPermissionIsCardThrown (@rmtuckerphx)
  • jovo-platform-alexa Add types for skill event body objects

Committers: 2

3.0.11 (2020-04-06)

  • Updated Typescript to 3.8.x
  • Updated Prettier to 2.x

Committers: 2


Find the 2.x changelog here.

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