UPDATE Dec. 20, 2022: What’s on Netflix reports The Office will no longer be leaving international Netflix regions in January 2023. According to the site, Netflix has inked a new two-year deal to retain the international streaming rights. The rest of the article has been edited to reflect this change.
Unfortunately, it’s time for more fans of The Office to say farewell to the hit workplace comedy soon, as the fan-favorite series has an end date to leave Netflix in many international territories. According to What’s on Netflix, over 20 regions were scheduled to lose The Office in January, but will now lose it in two years.
The hit American version of The Office, which aired on NBC to great success for nine seasons between 2005 and 2013, left Netflix in the United States in January 2021. NBC’s Peacock streaming platform nabbed the exclusive streaming rights stateside.
Although Netflix in the United States lost The Office back in 2021, international Netflix regions gained all nine seasons of the series throughout the past year. But all good things must come to an end, even our favorite shows calling Netflix home from time to time.
When does The Office leave Netflix internationally now that it’s not leaving in January 2023, and which regions are specifically losing the hit series? Here’s everything fans need to know, including where they will be able to stream the series next after it leaves Netflix.
When is The Office leaving Netflix internationally?
Mark your calendars and make sure to get your last binge-watches in! The Office was supposed to be leaving several territories around the world on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023. But it’s now understood that the comedy will stick around Netflix internationally for two more years, bringing the expiration date sometime in early 2025.
Which countries will lose The Office on Netflix?
These are the countries slated to lose the series in 2025, per What’s on Netflix: Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, and the United Kingdom.
Even though The Office will now be leaving Netflix in those regions in two years, the series has also been available to stream Amazon Prime Video and Peacock in the United Kingdom. It’s unclear where other countries will have the comedy available to watch, but check Amazon Prime Video and Peacock for availability in your specific country.
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