News

An archive of our news, with the most recent items appearing first. These include .nz policy and consultation announcements, newsletters and media releases. For media or newsletter enquiries please email media@dnc.org.nz

24 Jul 2003
The July 2003 .nz newsletter is available at
/content//july_03_newsletter.pdf

22 Jul 2003
The new Second Level Domain, .geek.nz, will become available at 11am on Tuesday 26 August 2003.
05 Jul 2003
The Council of InternetNZ endorsed the creation of the new second level domain '.geek.nz' at its meeting on Friday 4 July.
24 Jun 2003
The June 2003 .nz newsletter is available at /content/june_03_newsletter.pdf.

23 Jun 2003

At its May 2003 meeting the Council of InternetNZ unanimously approved in principle the creation of a new second level domain (2LD) - '.geek.nz'.

06 Jun 2003
The Domain Name Commissioner (DNC) Debbie Monahan, announced today that Domainz Ltd would be the subject of a sanction.
23 May 2003
The May 2003 .nz newsletter is available at /content//may_03_newsletter.pdf

29 Apr 2003

InternetNZ, through the Office of the Domain Name Commissioner, is calling for formal submissions regarding the request for a new second level domain name of geek.nz.

24 Apr 2003
The April 2003 .nz newsletter is available at /content//april_03_newsletter.pdf

16 Apr 2003
This is a reminder that submissions are being sought from the public on the proposed creation of .geek.nz as a 2nd level domain in .nz.
27 Mar 2003
The Terms of Reference for the 2LD Working Group are available, and interested parties are invited to join the discussion list for the review.
19 Mar 2003
The March 2003 .nz newsletter is available at /content//march_03_newsletter.pdf

18 Mar 2003
Does the .nz domain name space need an alternative dispute resolution process? This is a key question and one that InternetNZ would like your assistance to answer.
07 Mar 2003
The response to the request for comment on the .nz Zone Push timetable was extremely positive. NZRS received many recommendations regarding the Zone Push review.
07 Mar 2003
The straw poll for the creation of the new second level domain '.geek.nz' was overwhelmingly in favour of its creation.
27 Feb 2003
WISENet, Domain Directors and Xtra have all been authorised as .nz registrars this week. Xtra have also connected to the SRS.
20 Feb 2003
The February .nz Newsletter is available at /content//february_03_newsletter.pdf
17 Feb 2003

InternetNZ, through the Office of the Domain Name Commissioner, invites intersted people to participate in an online poll on the proposal to create a new second level domain - ".geek.nz".

17 Feb 2003
Three more registrars have now connected to the SRS. 2day.com, GodZone Internet Services and SouthNET all connected to the SRS today.
13 Feb 2003

The .nz Oversight Committee (NZOC) has selected the members of the working group to review the Second Level Domains policy for the .nz domain name space.