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Connect to Aiven for PostgreSQL® with DBeaver

Use DBeaver to connect to your Aiven for PostgreSQL® service.


  • Access to the Aiven Console
  • At least one running Aiven for PostgreSQL service
  • DBeaver installed on your machine

Get JDBC URI from Aiven Console

  1. Log in to Aiven Console and navigate to your organization > project > Aiven for PostgreSQL service.

  2. On the service Overview page, select Quick connect.

  3. In the Connect window

    1. Choose to connect with Java using the Connect with dropdown menu.
    2. Copy the generated JDBC URI.
    3. Select Done.

Connect to JDBC URI from DBeaver

  1. Open DBeaver on your machine, and select Database > New Database Connection from the top navigation menu.
  2. In the Connect to database window, select PostgreSQL and click Next.
  3. In the Connection Settings window > Main tab > Server section, choose to connect with URL and paste the URI copied from the Aiven Console.
  4. Select Finish to create and save the connection.

Connect to Aiven for PostgreSQL with DBeaver

The connection to your Aiven for PostgreSQL service has been established and is visible in DBeaver > Database Navigator.