Saxonica: Downloads


Saxon is packaged in three editions: Saxon-EE (Enterprise Edition), Saxon-PE (Professional Edition), and the open-source Saxon-HE (Home Edition). See Our products for details. These products are available for: Java, .NET, and C/C++, PHP and Python.

Also available is SaxonJS, the XSLT 3.0 run-time in JavaScript.

Java platform downloads

.NET platform downloads

C/C++, PHP and Python downloads

JavaScript platform downloads

Latest releases

The latest release for Java, .NET, and C/C++, PHP and Python is 11.3, released on 28 March 2022. For more information see Latest releases.

The latest maintenance release of 10 for Java and .NET is Saxon 10.8, released on 15 March 2022. Saxon 10 is currently considered the most stable and reliable release.

The most stable release for the C/C++, PHP and Python programming languages is currently SaxonC 1.2.1, the latest maintenance release in the 1.2 series (built from Saxon 9.9), released on 28 October 2019.

The latest release for JavaScript is SaxonJS 2.4, released on 12 May 2022.

Additional resources

The saxon-resources download file (common to all platforms) contains documentation and sample applications.

Saxon resources
11 resources
(22.5 Mb)
10 resources
(21.2 Mb)

New versions of these resources downloads are released as required, release dates do not necessarily coincide with product maintenance releases.

  • The latest 11 resources download was released on 18 February 2022.
  • The latest 10 resources download was released on 1 March 2022.

Further information

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