Check Installed SSL Certificates on Azure Kubernetes Cluster (AKS) Ingress Controller

In this blog post, we will learn how to check which certificates Azure Kubernetes Cluster (AKS) ingress control has installed.

In the previous post about AKS certificates we have learned how to create SSL certificates on AKS using Letsencrypt.


To check the status of SSL certificates issued by Letsencrypt, we use the kubectl command-line.

To get started and check which certificates are installed we use the following command.

kubectl get certificate --namespace name -o wide 

The output will display all the certificates that are installed, but if you need to check specific certificate details, you can use the following command.

In the example below the certificate name is

kubectl describe certificate --namespace name