WooCommerce 8.3.0 RC 1 Released

RC 1 for the November 14 release of WooCommerce is now available for testing! You can either download it directly from WordPress.org or install our WooCommerce Beta Tester Plugin.


Since the release of 8.3.0 Beta 1, the following changes have been made:

  • The experimental email opt-in field from the Core Profiler has been improved to perform better email validation. #41152
  • Jetpack data is now preloaded even without the Jetpack plugin installed. #41092
  • A banner image was optimized to reduce the WooCommerce package size. #41247

For the complete list, view the changelog in the readme for this release.

Release Schedule

We’re on track for our planned November 14 release.

Final ReleaseNovember 14, 2023


If you’d like to dive in and help test this new release, our handy WooCommerce Beta Tester plugin allows you to switch between beta versions and release candidates. You can also download the release from WordPress.org.

We’ve posted a helpful writeup on beta testing to help get you started.

If you discover any bugs during the testing process, please let us know by logging a report in GitHub.

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