“. 网址” registry (hereinafter referred as “Registry”) declared on 2nd May, 2014 that registration of “.网址” domain name, the gTLD with greatest commercial value in the world, may be consisted of “Domain Name Registration Sunrise Period” (hereinafter referred as Sunrise Period), “Limited Registration Period” and “General Registration Period”, of which the Sunrise Period may be scheduled as follows:
I. The announcement of Sunrise Period will start at 00:00 2nd May, 2014 (hereinafter referred to Beijing time), which would last for 30 days and end at 23:59 2nd June, 2014. During the period, the Registry do not accepts any applications.
II. The Sunrise Period will begin at 00:00 3rd June, 2014 and last for 30 days, that is, ending at 23:59 2ndJuly, 2014. During the period, only “brand owners” are authorized to register and the Registry will accept registration application rather than allocating domain names.
III. The quite period of Sunrise Period starts at 00:00 3rd July, 2014, lasting for 4 day and ending at 23:59 6th July, 2014. During the period, the Registry will allocate relevant SLDs to applicants in accordance with the principle of “registration first, allocation first”.
IV. Following the quite period, that is starting at 00:00 7th July, 2014, domain name registrants may confirm registration in the Registry or on the WHOIS query interface of the registrars’ official website.
Domain name registrant shall mean the brand owner and its agents verified by TMCH which is established under the authorization of ICANN and hold valid Signed Mark Data (hereinafter referred as SMD) Files issued by TMCH.
The registration application will not be accepted by the Registry directly, and registrants should proceed with domain name registration during the Sunrise Period through the registrar authorized by ICANN and the Registry.
Registration fees for each Sunrise Period registration should be $ 3,680 a year and must be paidto the registrar in submitting applications. Registrants should choose register expiration in Sunrise Period Registration, which at least be one year and may not exceed 10 years. Registration fees should be paid to the registrar in
submitting applications. After the quite period of Sunrise Period, for registrants who fail to be allocated domain names, the paid registration fees would be refunded in full amount, and for registrants allocated domain names, registration fees would not be refunded.
In addition, the domain names applied for registration should conform to related policies of the Registry. Please refer to www.nic.网址for more information.
The abovementioned information could be updated in accordance with requirements of ICANN and operation of TLD. The Registry reserved rights of explanation on the notice.
Entry for“.网址”Domain Name Registration