Generate beautiful API documentation from your Laravel application


Automatically generate your API documentation from your existing Laravel/Lumen/Dingo routes. Here's what the output looks like.

php artisan apidoc:generate

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PHP 7.2 and Laravel/Lumen 5.7 or higher are required.

If your application does not meet these requirements, you can check out the 3.x branch for older releases.

composer require --dev mpociot/laravel-apidoc-generator


Publish the config file by running:

php artisan vendor:publish --provider="Mpociot\ApiDoc\ApiDocGeneratorServiceProvider" --tag=apidoc-config

This will create an apidoc.php file in your config folder.


  • When using Lumen, you will need to run composer require mpociot/laravel-apidoc-generator instead.
  • Register the service provider in your bootstrap/app.php:
  • Copy the config file from vendor/mpociot/laravel-apidoc-generator/config/apidoc.php to your project as config/apidoc.php. Then add to your bootstrap/app.php:


Check out the documentation at ReadTheDocs. Don't forget to check out the migration guide if you're coming from v3 to v4.


The Laravel API Documentation Generator is free software licensed under the MIT license.