Hibernate Validator

Releases

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Series

development

8.0 2022-04-01

Jakarta EE 10, @UUID constraint

stable

7.0 2022-03-10

Jakarta Bean Validation 3.0, jakarta.* packages

stable

6.2 2022-03-03

Keep javax.* packages, Expression Language overhaul, @SafeHtml removal

stable

6.0 2022-02-09

Bean Validation 2.0 support, performance improvements.

See older series

Older series

stable

6.1 2020-12-16

Jakarta Bean Validation, new Quarkus-tailored bootstrap

stable

5.4 2019-02-03

JavaMoney support, annotation processor improvements.

stable

5.3 2017-10-19

Dynamic constraint payload, parameter relaxation, new api for programmatic constraint definition, new translations.

stable

5.2 2016-02-17

Java 8 support and more

stable

5.1 2014-10-22

Performances and memory footprint improvements

stable

5.0 2014-01-28

Reference implementation for Bean Validation 1.1

stable

4.3 2014-07-25

Last Bean Validation 1.0 compatible version

Compatibility matrix

Hibernate Validator 8.0 7.0 6.2 6.0
Java 11 or 17 8, 11 or 17 8, 11 or 17 8, 11 or 17
Bean Validation N/A N/A N/A 2.0
Java EE N/A N/A 8 8
Jakarta Bean Validation 3.0 3.0 2.0 N/A
Jakarta EE 10 9 8 8

See also the Compatibility policy.

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