Symfony manages its releases through a time-based model. A new Symfony minor version comes out every six months, one in May and one in November. Check out the release process details.
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Symfony 3.1 is the latest stable version and it will be maintained until the end of July 2017.
May 2016 Release
Jan 2017 End of support for bug fixes
Jul 2017 End of support for security fixes