Drupal 9 roadmap

Drupal 9 timeline

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D9 logo

Jul to Sep 2020

11 Sep D9 Proof of Concept available on GitHub

Movie

Oct to Dec 2020

D7 websites are strongly encouraged to rebuild in D8

D9 logo

Jan to Mar 2021

29 Jan Pre-releases of the GovCMS D9 distribution will be available

Launch

Apr to Jun 2021

30 Apr The GovCMS D9 distribution is released

D8 target date

Jul to Sep 2021

30 Aug Target date for all D8 websites moved to D9

 D8 End of Life

Oct to Dec 2021

2 Nov D8 is end of life

Picture

Jan to Mar 2022

We will continue to support D7 customers to rebuild their website in D9

Movie

Apr to Jun 2022

We will continue to support D7 customers to rebuild their website in D9

D7 target date

Jul to Sep 2022

30 Aug Target date for all D7 websites moved to D9

D7 End of Life

Oct to Dec 2022

28 Nov D7 is end of life

*The launch of the GovCMS D9 Distribution is dependent on the successful completion of the security assessment.

Drupal 9 key milestones

2020  
15-Aug Trial D9 Proof of Concept on GovTEAMS and GovCMS
31-Aug D9 Proof of Concept completed
31-Aug D7 Agency intention inventory completed
11-Sep D9 Proof of Concept available on GitHub
30-Nov D8 Agency intention inventory completed
2021  
29-Jan D9 pre release(s) available
31 Apr D9 distribution launch
30-Aug Target all current D8 websites moved to D9
2-Nov D8 End of Life
2022  
30-Aug Target all current D7 websites moved to D9
28-Nov D7 End of Life
This page was last updated on Friday 15 January 2021