Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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2 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2020
Nov. 30, 2020
Document Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2020  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Registrant Name AEA-Bridges Impact Corp.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001820191  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Transition Report false  
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Shell Company true  
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer  
Entity Small Business true  
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code E9  
Entity Emerging Growth Company true  
Entity Ex Transition Period false  
Entity Address, State or Province KY  
Title of 12(b) Security Class A Ordinary share included as part of the units  
Trading Symbol IMPX  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Capital Units [Member]    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Units, each consisting of one Class A ordinary share, $0.0001 par value, and one half of one redeemable warrant  
Trading Symbol IMPX.U  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Redeemable warrants [Member]    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Title of 12(b) Security Redeemable warrants included as part of the units, each whole warrant exercisable for one Class A ordinary share at an exercise price of $11.50  
Trading Symbol IMPX.WS  
Security Exchange Name NYSE  
Common Class A [Member]    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   40,000,000
Common Class B [Member]    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   11,500,000