Field code


Returned valueDue date (with no additional time part)
Output data type


Example output19/Mar/20

When cast to text, the output depends on the parameter set in your Jira instance.

19/Mar/20 would be returned for dd/MMM/yy h:mm a


Valid text input
A date or date-time value in a specific format (info)

Valid numerical input

Number of minutes relative to current time
Example input

2020-01-31 14:35

The allowed date-time format is defined at

Additionally you can use the formats allowed in JQL queries:

  • yyyy/MM/dd HH:mm
  • yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm
  • yyyy/MM/dd
  • yyyy-MM-dd
  • or relative to current time using "w" (weeks), "d" (days), "h" (hours), or "m" (minutes).

If you want to return a number (a timestamp) instead, remove the leading % character in front of the field code.

You will not be able to do this in the basic mode. Learn more about Parsing modes.