Saxonica: Java downloads

Java platform downloads

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The latest release for Java is SaxonJ , released on . Saxon 12 is currently considered the most stable and reliable release. For more information see Latest releases.

The latest maintenance release of 11 is Saxon , released on .

To use Saxon-PE or Saxon-EE you need a license key. If you don't have a current license you can request a 30-day evaluation license.

Saxon-HE is open source software and can be downloaded from GitHub or Maven. (From January 2023, new Saxon-HE releases are no longer available on SourceForge.)

Use the buttons below to download Saxon-PE and Saxon-EE directly from the Saxonica downloads website, or Saxon-HE from GitHub.

Java Saxon-EE Saxon-PE Saxon-HE

Terms and conditions

By downloading the software for the commercial products (Saxon-PE or Saxon-EE) you agree to the terms and conditions published at License T&Cs. There are different agreements for use with a free evaluation license, and the different kinds of commercial license (individual, site, and redistribution).

The open-source Saxon-HE product is offered under the Mozilla Public License version 2.0.

Further information

The saxon-resources download file, containing documentation and sample applications, can be downloaded from the main download page.

For release notes, information on installing the software, and details about earlier releases, see the further information for downloads page.