Close of Registered Rights Sunrise phase
Following the closure of the IP rights validation period of the Registered Rights Sunrise phase for the release of short .uk domains on 31 January 2011, 99 uncontested domains were registered.
Unregistered Rights Sunrise phase started on 14 February 2011
The Unregistered Rights Sunrise phase starts at midday (12.00 GMT) on 14 February 2011. The first step of this two-stage process is for applicants to submit an application for the domain name they would like to register to Nominet via a registrar. This application stage closes at midday (12.00 GMT) on 16 March 2011.
The second stage is for applicants to use the application reference number they receive from Nominet to submit the evidence of their unregistered rights to the IP rights validation agency, CMS Cameron McKenna. This validation stage closes at midday (12.00 BST) on 31 March 2011.
Email [email protected] for more information on how to apply for a short .uk domain name during the Unregistered Rights Sunrise phase.