Information for Domain Name Registrants
News and Updates
- 31 August 2017 – Blog: Do you have a domain name? Here's what you need to know. Part I: Why you need to keep your contact information up to date
- 30 August 2017 – 5 Things Every Domain Name Registrant Should Know About the WHOIS Data Reminder Policy (WDRP)
- 27 June 2017 – New Information for Registrants: Domain Name Renewal Complaints
- 20 June 2017 – Blog: Informed and Active Domain Name Registrants are Essential for a Secure and Stable DNS
A domain name registrant is a person or entity that holds the rights to a domain name. As a domain name registrant, you have certain rights and responsibilities. Your rights include access to information from your registrar regarding processes for registering, managing, transferring, renewing, and restoring your domain name registration. Your responsibilities include providing accurate contact information for publication in the WHOIS directory, promptly notifying your registrar of any changes to your contact information, and promptly responding to your registrar's request for information relating to your domain name registration. This newly created web page helps you understand your rights and obligations, and manage your domain name registration.
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