Public Comment

Public Comment is a vital part of our multistakeholder model. It provides a mechanism for stakeholders to have their opinions and recommendations formally and publicly documented. It is an opportunity for the ICANN community to effect change and improve policies and operations.

Public Comment

ICANN org publishes information about Upcoming Proceedings, Open Proceedings, Submissions, and Summary Reports. You can also search and review Closed Proceedings. Proceedings are open for a minimum of 40 days with exceptions as documented in the ICANN Bylaws or ICANN community operational procedures. All dates and times are based on UTC, and Open Proceedings close at 23:59 UTC.

Open Proceedings

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Pending Reports

418 Oct 2023

Upcoming Proceedings


Draft Report of the Root Zone DNSSEC Algorithm Rollover Study

Sep 2023

Draft 2023 African Domain Name System Market Study Report

Oct 2023

Improved GNSO Stakeholder Group and Constituency Charter Amendment Process

Nov 2023

PTI Draft FY25 Plan

Dec 2023

ICANN and IANA Draft FY25 Plans

Dec 2023

Closed Proceedings

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