Subscriptions have a life-cycle defined by the subscription status which controls charging.
|Draft||Initial Status. Used during setup||None.|
|Provisioning||Recurring charges have not started, but one-time or initial charges may have been charged. One-time charges within a plan can be set to charge at provisioning or at activation.||
"Charge at Provisioning"
No recurring charges
|Active||"Normal" status - recurring charges apply||All charges|
|Migrated||Appears after a subscription is migrated||No Further, It has been replaced by another subscription||Conditional Status|
|Expired||Occurs after the specified number of periods is reached (Billing End)||No further||Does not apply to Evergreen subscriptions|
|Canceled||Occurs when the subscription is canceled (manually or via API)||No further charges|
Note that Products within the Plans can have dates specified to control their individual charging start. The Plan status takes precedence.
How do I schedule a subscription to start on a later date?