An archive of our news, with the most recent items appearing first. These include .nz policy and consultation announcements, newsletters and media releases.
Following a number of serious and ongoing .nz policy breaches by reseller 24/7 Hosting the Domain Name Commission Limited (DNCL) has directed Voyager Internet to communicate with 24/7 Hosting's .nz customers - letting those under 24/7 Hosting's reseller account know that they must transfer to a new registrar by Saturday 20 September 2014.
Currently, Clause 3.15 of the Roles and Responsibilities Policy (RAR) requires that all registrars:
The July 2014 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of June 30, 2014
As part of the implementation of .nz registrations at the second level, the Domain Name
The June 2014 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of May 31, 2014
The April 2014 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of March 31, 2014
Due to a recent decision that will offer more choice in .nz domain names, the Domain Name Commission is making a final call to any specific community of interest that wants to apply for the creation of a new second level.
Following the DNCL Board’s approval of the changes to the Second Level Domains policy, all applications for new second levels must be received by Wednesday 30 April 2014.
The March 2014 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of February 28, 2014