invalid_request: The `redirect_uri` parameter does not match a valid url for the application.

I’m using passport-asana to pass a few credentials to an OAuth server (on

I get to the scope grant page, and log into the service.

But during the callback step I see this in the browser window:

invalid_request: The `redirect_uri` parameter does not match a valid url for the application.

Here is how I’m passing OAuth credentials, and also the route handlers for the initial and callback OAuth steps:

const callbackURL: string = `${process.env.DOMAIN}/oauth/callback`;

const asanaStrategy = new AsanaStrategy({
  clientID: process.env.ASANA_CLIENT_ID,
  clientSecret: process.env.ASANA_CLIENT_SECRET,
}, (asanaAccessToken: any, asanaRefreshToken: any, asanaProfile: any, doneCallback: Function) => {
  findAndPassUserToSerializer(, doneCallback);


// router file, exporting passport object above
  (req: Request, res: Response) => { /* IGNORED */ },

  passportWithAsanaStrategy.authenticate('Asana', { failureRedirect: '/login' },
    (req: Request, res: Response) => {
    // Successful authentication, redirect home.

Also tried

Encoding the first line with encodeURI:

const callbackURL: string = encodeURI(`${process.env.DOMAIN}/oauth/callback`);

The error is the same.

Any other ideas on how to fix this?

Hi @Sean_DeSilva and welcome to the forum,

I’m not familiar specifically with passport-asana but have you insured that the callback URL you’re using is specified as a Redirect URL in the Asana developers console for an app you’ve created there?

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Also it has to be HTTPS or localhost I believe

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Thank you Phil and Bastien for making me aware of the whitelist and https requirements, I need to do both!

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