How to force HTTPS in Laravel 5.4+

Want to use HTTPS for every route in your app? This is how you do it.

July 17, 2017

By default Laravel generates URLs with HTTP instead of HTTPS.

This is great when developing locally on your machine, but on a production server you probably got Let’s Encrypt and HTTPS.

Forcing HTTP from AppServiceProvider


namespace App\Providers;

use Illuminate\Support\ServiceProvider;

class AppServiceProvider extends ServiceProvider
     * Register any application services.
     * @return void
    public function register()
        if (env('APP_ENV') === 'production') {