What’s new and planned for Dynamics 365 Business Central

This topic lists features that are planned to release from April 2023 through September 2023. Because this topic lists features that may not have released yet, delivery timelines may change and projected functionality may not be released. For more information, go to Microsoft policy.

For a list of the previous wave’s release plans, go to 2022 release wave 2 plan.

In the General availability column, the feature will be delivered within the month listed. The delivery date can be any day within that month. Released features show the full date, including the date of release.

This check mark ( ) shows which features have been released for public preview or early access and for public preview, early access, and general availability.

Adapt faster with Microsoft Power Platform

The 2023 release wave 1 improves Business Central integration with Power Platform to increase productivity.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
Use business events to notify and trigger external systemsUsers by admins, makers, or analystsApr 2023
Get started with more sample Power Automate templates and Power AppsUsers, automaticallyMay 2023
New approval workflow experience with Power Automate templatesUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Support dynamic environment and company in Power Platform connectorUsers, automaticallyApr 2023May 2023
Remove modification limits for triggering flowsUsers, automaticallyApr 2023Jun 2023
Use Power Automate to post adaptive card or link to Business Central recordUsers, automaticallyApr 2023Jun 2023


Application features are added to increase productivity, create better overviews, and enable compliant accounting and reporting.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
Adjust exchange rates easily, replace the built-in batch jobUsers by admins, makers, or analystsApr 2023
Use different general ledger accounts for payables, receivablesUsers by admins, makers, or analystsApr 2023
Avoid document number errors when you post item journalsUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Company Hub now lets admins add user-specific settingsUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Define content of created warehouse documents with filtersUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Intercompany posting setup supports more transaction types and streamlines flowsUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Preview item journals before postingUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Review general ledger accounts fasterUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Set up and sync master data across companiesUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Ship and receive non-inventory items on warehouse documentsUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Shopify connector becomes extensibleUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Synchronize returns, refunds from ShopifyUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Undo transfer shipmentsUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023

Country and regional

We added more countries in 2023 release wave 1, so Business Central is available in more countries and regions globally.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
Swedish localization delivered as extensionUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Supporting more countries and regionsUsers, automaticallyMay 2023Jun 2023


Tooling, product capabilities, and enhancements for Business Central are added in the 2023 release wave 1 to help developers be more productive.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
AL Explorer and AL Home in Visual Studio Code AL extensionAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyFeb 2023Apr 2023
Attach AL debugger to active session or next sessionAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Improved compiler resource handling and faster code analyzersAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Optimized runtime package generation for sharingUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Provide Title and custom actions to Error dialogsUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Control database locking behaviorAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyApr 2023Apr 2023
AL-Go for GitHub – modern DevOps for partnersAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
ISVs can organize a preview for their AppSource appsAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023

Governance and administration

See the new tools for Business Central admins and partners to manage environments and apps in the 2023 release wave 1.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
Experience improved app management settingsAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Get an improved cloud migration status overviewAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Include or exclude tables from cloud migrationAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Transfer environments between Azure AD tenantsAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023


Business Central 2023 release wave 1 delivers a set of legislative capabilities to help organizations meet the regulations set by government agencies.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
Non-deductible, partly deductible VAT expands functionalityUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Audit file export eases SAF-T complianceUsers, automaticallyApr 2023May 2023


Organizations can get up and running with Business Central faster by leveraging better out-of-the-box content of data and user assistance elements.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
Easily find and install Payroll apps from within Business CentralUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Modern tooltips are easy to read and understandUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Refresh of content to support modern tooltip UIUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023

Productive with Microsoft 365

Further productivity improvement helping users working with Business Central and Microsoft 365 apps and services such as Outlook, Excel, Word, OneDrive, and Teams.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
Experience enhanced adaptive cards in TeamsUsers, automaticallyApr 2023
Configure security controls for Teams cardsAdmins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automaticallyApr 2023

User experiences

The 2023 release wave 1 brings improvements to our user experiences that will help users enter, update, and analyze data across Dynamics 365.

FeatureEnabled forPublic previewGeneral availability
Add existing table fields to optimize your pagesUsers by admins, makers, or analystsJun 2023
Drag and drop files onto the file upload dialogUsers, automaticallyJan 2023Apr 2023
Access actions and navigation menu efficiently with keyboardUsers, automaticallyFeb 2023Apr 2023
Get more productivity out of an optimized Action Bar on all app pagesUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Get unblocked using actionable error messages in select application areasUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Tailor action bar to fit your needs on document linesUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023
Copy and paste readable hyperlinksUsers, automaticallyMar 2023Apr 2023

Description of Enabled for column values:

  • Users, automatically: These features include changes to the user experience and are enabled automatically.

  • Admins, makers, marketers, or analysts, automatically: These features are meant to be used by administrators, makers, marketers, or business analysts and are enabled automatically.

  • Users by admins, makers, or analysts: These features must be enabled or configured by the administrators, makers, or business analysts to be available for their users.