General Billing Application

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0.6.0 2015-12-22 11:06 UTC


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Open-Source General Billing Manager

CSBill is an open-source application that allows you to manage clients and contacts and send invoices and quotes.


CSBill is built on Symfony2 which is build for PHP 5.3.3 and up, but CSBill only support PHP 5.4.0 and up.

Note: The latest version of PHP is always recommended



Docker makes it really easy to get started as quickly as possible in running CSBill.

The docker image is available at https://hub.docker.com/r/csbill/csbill/ with instructions on how to get started.

Archived Package

Download the latest release from https://github.com/CSBill/CSBill/releases in either zip or tar.gz format, and extract the contents of the archive under your webserver directory.

For developers

To install from source, you first need to clone the repository, then you need composer in order to install all the dependencies.

To clone the repository, issue the following command. Remember to clone the repository to the path you want, that is accessible from your webserver.

$ git clone https://github.com/CSBill/CSBill.git

Then go into the repository directory

$ cd CSBill

Now you need to get composer

$ curl -s http://getcomposer.org/installer | php

When composer is finished downloading, you can install the optional dependencies:

$ php composer.phar install

After all the depencies has been installed, the last step is to install all the web assets

$ php app/console assets:install --symlink web

Now you should have a fully working copy of CSBill.


The stylesheets are built using lesscss, and uses LessPHP to compile the stylesheets to plain CSS.


Some of the basic features included in CSBill is:

  • Clients and Contacts management
  • Create and manage Quotes
  • Create and manage Invoices
  • Accept payments online
  • Tax and discount handling
  • RESTful API
  • Receive Notifications either via text message, email or through HipChat
  • More to come




CSBill is open-sourced software licensed under the MIT license

Please see the LICENSE file for the full license.