The consultations listed below are open for your feedback.
The consultations listed below have recently been completed.
|Port 43 WHOIS Requirements Consultation||The DNCL has recently received a letter from NZRS Ltd who operate the .nz registry including the .nz DNS and the .nz Port 43 WHOIS.||Port 43 Requirements Consultation|
|Review of Dispute Resolution Service Policy Clause 4.3||This review is being undertaken to review the need for clause 4.3 in DRS policy||Review of Dispute Resolution Service Policy Clause 4.3|
|.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|
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.
|Interim Policy Consultation||InternetNZ has undertaken a review of the Group organisation structure including NZRS and DNCL.||Interim Policy Consultation 2018|
|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|