News

An archive of our news, with the most recent items appearing first. These include .nz policy and consultation announcements, newsletters and media releases.

22 Jan 2016
The January 2016 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of December 31, 2015.
23 Dec 2015

The minutes of the DNCL Board meeting held on 3 December 2015 are available: html | pdf

21 Dec 2015
The December 2015 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of November 30, 2015.
24 Nov 2015
The November 2015 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of October 31, 2015
24 Nov 2015
As part of the Domain Name Commission's two-stage review of the .nz WHOIS, a number of public meetings were held.
17 Nov 2015
The Domain Name Commission (DNCL) has today launched its second public consultation on the .nz WHOIS – asking for the community’s views on what information should be displayed in the WHOIS and how.
29 Oct 2015

The minutes of the DNCL Board meeting held on 5 October 2015 are available: html | pdf

29 Oct 2015
Following a public consultation, the DNCL Board has approved the new policy framework for .nz.
27 Oct 2015

The October 2015 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of September 30, 2015

06 Oct 2015
Our current WHOIS provides the public with information regarding the registration of a .nz domain name. Information published includes the registrant’s name and contact details, along with those of the admin and technical contacts, so that the appropriate person can be contacted in respect of the domain name registration and management.
06 Oct 2015
As part of a wide-ranging two stage review, the Domain Name Commission Limited (DNCL) has today launched the first of two public consultations on the .nz WHOIS...
28 Sep 2015

The September 2015 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of August 31, 2015

07 Sep 2015

The minutes of the DNCL Board meeting held on 14 August 2015 are available: html | pdf

27 Aug 2015

The August 2015 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of July 31, 2015

21 Jul 2015

The July 2015 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of June 30, 2015

06 Jul 2015

The minutes of the DNCL Board meeting held on 18 June 2015 are available: html | pdf

29 Jun 2015

The June 2015 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of May 31, 2015

25 Jun 2015
DNCL is proposing a simplification of the .nz policy framework that could see 13 of the 14 current polices replaced by three polices. Public comment is now sought on this simplification and modernisation of the .nz policy framework.
25 May 2015

The May 2015 newsletter is available. It includes .nz domain name statistics as of April 30, 2015

12 May 2015

The minutes of the DNCL Board meeting held on 16 April 2015 are available: html | pdf