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January 2017 Maintenance

January 3, 2017 12:37 pm

As part of our commitment to ensuring the infrastructure underpinning .UK and our gTLD services remains secure, reliable and resilient, we are undertaking some important infrastructure maintenance during January. There will be no interruption to DNS and all websites and email addresses using domain names that we host will remain available throughout the work. We aim...

Registrar Resources Downtime 13 May

May 13, 2016 2:45 pm

On Friday 13 May the Registrar Resources website, registrars.nominet.org.uk, was unavailable for approximately 10 minutes between 14:45 – 15:00, due to a denial of service attack. The attack was successfully neutralised and no further issues with the Registrar Resources website are anticipated.

Registrar Compliance Programme Update

March 10, 2016 10:32 am

Thank you to all registrars for engaging with the 2015 Registrar Compliance Programme. Highlights from this work include:   1,000 registrar tags moved to the new Accredited Channel Partner and Self-Managed classifications Delivery of 3,500 registrar reviews  Supporting registrars through the implementation of the Data Quality Policy and identifying areas where operational processes could be...

Changes to our standard contractual framework

March 3, 2016 12:08 pm

Price changes come into effect  From 1 March 2016 the wholesale pricing for .UK domains (e.g. .uk, .co.uk, .org.uk and .me.uk) is £3.75 per year. Launch of privacy service framework On 1 March 2016 we also launched our privacy service framework, which enables registrars to offer privacy services for .UK domains without becoming the legal...

Notice of changes to our standard contractual framework

February 10, 2016 9:37 am

Thank you to all respondents who took the time to give us comments on proposed changes to the Registrant Terms and Conditions and Registrar Agreement. A revised set of Registrant T&Cs has now been published, together with the feedback summary, the responses we were granted permission to share and our response to the feedback. The...

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