This is the documentation for version 8.0 which will be supported until 2018-02-18. Please consider upgrading your code to the latest stable version


System Requirements

You need PHP >= 5.5.0 and the mbstring extension to use Csv but the latest stable version of PHP is recommended.


Csv is available on Packagist and can be installed using Composer:

composer require league/csv:^8.0

Going Solo

You can also use League\Csv without using Composer by downloading the library on Github.

The library is compatible with any PSR-4 compatible autoloader.

Also, League\Csv comes bundle with its own autoloader script autoload.php located in the root directory.

use League\Csv\Reader;
use League\Csv\Writer;

require '/path/to/league/csv/autoload.php';

//your script starts here

where path/to/league/csv represents the path where the library was extracted.