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Promotion

We are pleased to announce that during July and August we will be running a £1 (plus VAT) promotion for .cymru and .wales gTLDs. 

The promotion will be open to all ICANN Accredited Registrars who have signed the .cymru and .wales Registry Registrar Agreements

The promotional period will be:  

  • Wednesday 1st July 2020 to Friday 31st July 2020  
  • Saturday 1st August 2020 to Monday 31st August 2020 

You are free to select either one or both months in which to run the promotion.  

The application windows will open as follows to register for either one or both month(s): 

Active promotion periodApplication window opensApplication window closes
01/07/20 – 31/07/2018/05/20 at 12:00 BST (UTC+1)19/06/20 at 12:00 BST (UTC+1)
01/08/20 – 31/08/2018/05/20 at 12:00 BST (UTC+1)17/07/20 at 12:00 BST (UTC+1)

Sign up is available via [email protected]

FAQs

What is the aim of this promotion?

To drive an increase in awareness of the .cymru and .wales domains and to increase registrations of  .wales & .cymru domains.

When can I run the promotion?

Between 1st July and 31st July and 1st August and 31st August 2020.

When do I need to sign up to the promotion?

Active promotion periodApplication window opensApplication window closes
01/07/20 – 31/07/2018/05/20 at 12:00 BST (UTC+1)19/06/20 at 12:00 BST (UTC+1)
01/08/20 – 31/08/2018/05/20 at 12:00 BST (UTC+1)17/07/20 at 12:00 BST (UTC+1)

How do I sign up?

Just send a confirmation email to [email protected] by the sign up deadlines above. Please ensure you can meet the promotion criteria shown below before submitting a sign up request.

When will I receive confirmation I can participate in the promotion?

Confirmation will be provided a maximum of two working days after you submit your sign up request.

What must I do to participate in this promotion?

  • Indicate to Nominet the promotional price you intend to pass onto your customers
  • Communicate (via ideally via email) to all your existing customers based in Wales who have not registered a .cymru and/or a .wales domain
  • Confirm additional promotional activity you intend to carry out to maximise the impact of the promotion
  • Promote .Wales and or .Cymru domains prominently on your website

What is the offer?

  • The £1 promotion applies to first year of registration only and a credit will be issued for the reduced price of each registration invoiced
  • Renewals are not subject to any rebate
  • For single year domains, the buy one get one half price bundle would not apply for qualifying domains in this promotion, i.e. both would be invoiced at £1.00 each
  • Two plus year registrations will be reduced by the price of the first year rebate.

Example cost of registration:

Length of registrationDomain cost price for a bundled package – both .cymru and .walesDomain price for a single domain – either .cymru or .wales
One year£1.00 + £1.00
Total £2.00
£1.00
Total £1.00
Two years£1.00 + £1.00 (year 1)
£7.50 + £3.75 (year 2)
Total £13.25
£1.00 (year 1)
£7.50 (year 2)
Total £8.50

What support will be available?

We will supply you a link to a ‘promotional specific marketing toolkit’ with a range of assets to help support you to promote the campaign.

If you have any questions please contact our customer services team on +44 (0) 333 222 5720 or email [email protected] 

If at any time we become aware that a registrar does not meet the outlined requirements we reserve the right to remove them from the promotion.

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