Downloading and Installing RabbitMQ

The latest release of RabbitMQ is 3.12.6. See change log for release notes. See RabbitMQ support timeline to find out what release series are supported.

Experimenting with RabbitMQ on your workstation? Try the community Docker image:

# latest RabbitMQ 3.12
docker run -it --rm --name rabbitmq -p 5672:5672 -p 15672:15672 rabbitmq:3.12-management

Open Source RabbitMQ Server

Installation Guides

Preview Releases

You can contribute to open source RabbitMQ by helping the community test preview releases. They are marked as pre-releases on GitHub.

VMware RabbitMQ® (Commercial Edition)


RabbitMQ Cluster Kubernetes Operator

Open source RabbitMQ Cluster Kubernetes Operator by VMware (developed on GitHub):

RabbitMQ Topology Kubernetes Operator

Open source RabbitMQ Topology Kubernetes Operator by VMware (developed on GitHub):

Other guides related to Kubernetes:



Downloads on GitHub

Debian (Apt) and RPM (Yum) Repositories

Provisioning Tools (Chef, Puppet, etc)

Release Signing Key

Client Libraries

Java Client

Java Stream Protocol Client

JMS Client

.NET/C# Client

.NET/C# Stream Protocol Client

Erlang Client

Clients for Other Languages

The RabbitMQ community has created a large number of clients and developer tools covering a variety of platforms and languages.

Community Plugins

For your convenience, we offer binary downloads of various plugins developed by the community.

Snapshot (Alpha) Builds

Snapshot releases of the RabbitMQ broker available to users who wish to experiment with the latest and greatest features and bug fixes. For more details, head over to the snapshots page.

Getting Help and Providing Feedback

If you have questions about the contents of this guide or any other topic related to RabbitMQ, don't hesitate to ask them using GitHub Discussions or our community Discord server.

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