Are plugin licenses perpetual-use for a specific version?

If I never upgrade, do I have to renew my plugin licenses every year?

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According our "Add-on pricing FAQ" that you can find in any add-ons you browse in the marketplace:

  • How does add-on pricing work?

    Just like your Atlassian host application, there are two pricing models for add-ons. Pick the model that matches your Atlassian product, and the same rules apply:

    Server pricing

    • Products and add-ons are hosted on your servers.
    • Licenses last forever and include 12 months of maintenance (support and version updates).
    • You can renew maintenance after 12 months at 50% of the current purchase price.
    • You can upgrade the tier of your host product and add-on licenses at any time. Upgrade prices are calculated based on Atlassian's formula (view example).

So, I believe it's a yes.

Unless you want support for this plugins/apps you don't have to pay twice.

Hope this helps!

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Daniel Wester Community Champion Aug 20, 2015

It depends on the plugin. For the ones sold through the atlassian marketplace - see Andre's answer. For the non-marketplace it depends on the vendor.

 

In either case though you'd probably not have support.

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Hi Anthony,

No, but you will not have support and will not be able to upgrade. 

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