The consultations listed below have recently been completed.
|.nz WHOIS review - Fifth consultation||This is the fifth and concluding consultation relating to the WHOIS review, submissions closed at midday, Tuesday 9 May 2017.||https://dnc.org.nz/nz-whois-review-fifth-consultation|
|Proposed changes to .nz Conflicted Name Process||Following an internal review of conflicted names in the .nz domain name space, we have identified a number of proposed changes that we believe will streamline the Conflicted Name Process and, over time, help reduce the total number of conflicted names.||https://dnc.org.nz/conflicted-names|
|.nz WHOIS Review - Options proposal for withholding registrant contact information in the .nz WHOIS||This consultation proposes that all contact address and telephone information for individual registrants is withheld from publication in the WHOIS. Submissions closed at 11am, Tuesday 8 November, 2016||HTML|
|Proposed change to .nz policy around WHOIS information||DNCL is reviewing the .nz WHOIS policy. It is proposed that there should be a process for individuals to have their details withheld from publication under certain circumstances. Submissions closed 7 June 2016.||HTML|
|Registering reserved .nz names||DNCL is proposing to amend clause 9.2 of the Operations and Procedures policy to clarify the date that reserved names need to be registered by. Submissions closed 2 June 2016.||HTML|
The following selected list of consultations illustrate the range of issues DNCL that has consulted on - showing some of the major changes that have occurred in the .nz domain name space. For an archive of .nz consultations, see the archive section.
|Registrations direct at the second level||Resulted in a change allowing shorter domain names to be registered direct at .nz.||HTML|
|.kiwi.nz second level domain||Resulted in a change allowing registrations of domain names in the .kiwi.nz second level.||HTML|
|Internationalised domain names in .nz||Resulted in a change allowing domain names with macronised vowels ā, ē, ī, ō and ū to be registered.||HTML|
|.health.nz second level domain||Resulted in a change allowing moderated registrations of domain names in the .health.nz second level.||HTML|
|Dispute resolution service for .nz||Resulted in the creation of the .nz Dispute Resolution Service||HTML|
|.geek.nz second level domain||Resulted in a change allowing registrations of names in the .geek.nz second level.||HTML|