GDSN Release Schedule

The following schedule reflects upcoming GDSN releases and will be updated as more information is available for each network release. The schedule includes expected release dates and key milestones for future releases. The GDSN User Group and the Operations and Technology Advisory Group (OTAG) has proposed the following schedules. GS1 and the GDSN community will continue to work together to develop upcoming releases.

As content for each release is finalised, it will be posted on the GDSN Standards page.

Maintenance Release 3.1.3 (4 November 2017)
Large (in Progress)

  • 25 Oct 2016 Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Attributes and Validation Rules work requests eligible for this release
  • 28 Feb 2017 Final standard delivered after e-ballot process 
  • 14 April 2017 Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • 04 Nov 2017 Production Deployment 

Maintenance Release 3.1.4 (10 February 2018)
New Attributes Only 

  • 10 May 2017 Cut-off date for eballoted approved work requests eligible for this release
  • 26 September 2017 Final standard delivered after e-ballot process 
  • 24 October 2017 Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • 16 December 2017 - BETA Environment 
  • 10 February 2018 Production Deployment 

To learn more about this release please click here to listen to the Maintenance Release 3.1.4 conference call

Maintenance Release 3.1.5 (12 May 2018)
Small

  • 25 July 2017 Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Attributes and Validation Rules work requests 
  • 20 October 2017 - Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Efficient Code Lists (ECL) work requests 
  • 5 January 2018 Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • 17 March 2018 - BETA Environment 
  • 12 May 2018 Production Deployment 

To learn more about this release please click here to listen to the Maintenance Release 3.1.5 conference call

Maintenance Release 3.1.6 (August 2018) 
New Attributes Only

  • 10 November 2017 Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Attributes and Validation Rules work requests  
  • 6 April 2018 - Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • TBD - BETA Environment 
  • 11 August 2018 Production Deployment 

Maintenance Release 3.1.7 (November 2018)
Small 

  • 19 January 2018 Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Attributes and Validation Rules work requests 
  • 13 April 2018 - Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Efficient Code Lists (ECL) work requests 
  • 29 June 2018 Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • TBD - BETA Environment 
  • November 2018 Production Deployment 

Maintenance Release 3.1.8  (February 2019) 
New Attributes Only 

  • 11 May 2018 Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Attributes and Validation Rules work requests 
  • 5 October 2018 Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • TBD - BETA Environment 
  • February 2019 Production Deployment 

Maintenance Release 3.1.9 (May 2019)
Large 

  • 11 May 2018 Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Attributes and Validation Rules work requests 
  • 7 September 2018 - Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Efficient Code Lists (ECL) work requests 
  • 19 October 2018 - Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • TBD - BETA Environment 
  • May 2019 Production Deployment 

Maintenance Release 3.1.10 (August 2019)
New Attributes Only 

  • 9 November 2018 Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Attributes and Validation Rules work requests 
  • 5 April 2019 Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • TBD - BETA Environment 
  • August 2019 Production Deployment 

Maintenance Release 3.1.11 (November 2019)
Small

  • 18 January 2019 Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Attributes and Validation Rules work requests 
  • 12 April 2019 - Cut-off date for eballoted and approved Efficient Code Lists (ECL) work requests 
  • 28 June 2019 Estimated delivery date of final GS1 documentation for this release
  • TBD - BETA Environment 
  • November 2019 Production Deployment 

TBD (February 2020) - New Attributes Only 
TBD (May 2020) - Large