Last updatedMar 20, 2020

Latest updates

We deploy updates to Jira Cloud frequently. As a Jira developer, it's important that you're aware of the changes. The resources below will help you keep track of what's happening.

Important! Deprecation notice for API changes to improve user privacy


On 01 October 2018, we announced that several Jira Cloud REST APIs are being deprecated in order to improve user privacy. Before continuing, please read the deprecation notice and migration guide.

Recent announcements

Changes announced in the Atlassian Developer blog are usually described in more detail in this documentation. The most recent announcements are documented in detail below:

How do I find out about user-facing changes in Jira Cloud?

Major changes that affect all users of the Jira Cloud products are announced in the What's New blog for Atlassian Cloud. This includes new features, bug fixes, and other changes. For example, the introduction of a new Jira quick search or a change in project navigation.

Check it out and subscribe here: What's new blog (Note, this blog also includes changes to other Cloud applications)

Atlassian Developer blog

Major changes that affect Jira Cloud developers are also announced in the Atlassian Developer blog, like new Jira modules or the deprecation of API end points. You'll also find handy tips and articles related to Jira development.

Check it out and subscribe here: Atlassian Developer blog (Jira platform posts)