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.

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Upcoming Proceedings


Registries Stakeholder Group Charter Amendments

Apr 2024

Improved GNSO Stakeholder Group and Constituency Charter Amendment Process

May 2024

Draft ICANN Strategic Plan and Operating Plan for FY26-30

Jun 2024

Transfer Policy Review Working Group Initial Report

Aug 2024

Draft PTI FY26-30 Strategic Plan

Sep 2024

Closed Proceedings

Search for Closed Public Comment Proceedings, and their respective Summary Reports and Submissions by clicking the Search Closed Proceedings button below.

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