Welcome to the official documentation of the Perl 6 programming language! Besides online browsing and searching, you can also contribute by reporting mistakes or sending patches.


Language Reference & Tutorials
A collection of documents describing, in detail, the various conceptual parts of the language.
Type Reference
Index of built-in classes and roles.
Routine Reference
Index of built-in subroutines and methods.


The Perl 6 homepage offers a comprehensive list of Perl 6 documentation, including tutorials, HowTos and FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions).

You may also be interested in the Perl 6 design documents, which are in some places more complete than this documentation, but targeted toward compiler writers rather than users of the language. Documentation for the different but related Perl 5 language can be found on the Perl 5 documentation website.