I want to delete a NAT gateway in Amazon Virtual Private Cloud (Amazon VPC) using the console.
Deleting a NAT gateway disassociates its Elastic IP address, but that action doesn't release the address from your account. If you delete a NAT gateway, then the NAT gateway routes remain in a blackhole status until you update or delete the routes. If you no longer need the Elastic IP address that was associated with a public NAT gateway, see Release an Elastic IP address.
To delete a NAT gateway in Amazon VPC, do the following: