Base Agreement

gTLD Registry Agreements establish the rights, duties, liabilities, and obligations ICANN requires of registry operators to run gTLDs.

Base Registry Agreement - Approved 21 January 2024

Note: This version of the agreement was approved by the ICANN Board on 21 January 2024. The 2024 global amendment to the existing registry agreements is effective 5 April 2024.

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Base Registry Agreement – Updated 30 April 2023

Base Registry Agreement (Updated 30 April 2023) is also available in:
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Base Registry Agreement – Updated 31 July 2017

Base Registry Agreement (Updated 31 July 2017) is also available in:
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Base Registry Agreement – Updated 09 January 2014

Base Registry Agreement (Updated 09 January 2014) is also available in:
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Base Registry Agreement – Updated 20 November 2013

Base Registry Agreement – Updated 16 October 2013

Base Registry Agreement – Updated 02 July 2013

  • DOCX (02 July 2013)
  • PDF (02 July 2013)
  • HTML (02 July 2013)

Note: The Redline version reflects the updates from the previously posted version of the Base Registry Agreement. The official version is the Word version. The HTML version is machine-generated and may not display correctly.