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Cost
$75.00 / year

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About .CHRISTMAS


About .christmas

.christmas will be an online wonderland of websites dedicated to nothing else but this magical time of year. More sharing, more festivities, easier gift-buying – all of the wonderful uses of the Internet in the Christmas season will be enhanced by the .christmas top-level domain.

Type: Generic

Status: Taking applications for GA.


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General Remarks


Reserved Domain Names

Some domain names are reserved names; these are names which are ineligible for registration due to ICANN restrictions or Registry Operator designation. Certain Domain names have been classified as Premium and will be sold at higher prices. If you wish to apply for a Premium domain name, please email support@lexsynergy.com to process your application.

General Capabilities


Setting Detail
Type Unrestricted
Supports Internationalisation (IDN) Yes
Supports DNSSEC No
Supports Backorders No
Supports Privacy Yes
Supports API Access Yes
Supports Dispute Resolution Yes
Subject to ICANN Guidelines Yes
Maximum Registration Period 10 years

Registration Details - Unrestricted


About .christmas

.christmas will be an online wonderland of websites dedicated to nothing else but this magical time of year. More sharing, more festivities, easier gift-buying – all of the wonderful uses of the Internet in the Christmas season will be enhanced by the .christmas top-level domain.

Sunrise Period (1 May 2014 – 30 June 2014)

Allocation will occur at the end of the Sunrise Period. If more than one application is received for a domain name it will be resolved via auction.

Fees

Application fee (including a 1 year registration) = £270.

Payment can also be made in US$ ($357), Euros (€243.60) and South African Rands (R5130).

Eligibility

SMD file issued by the Trademark Clearinghouse (TMCH) required.

If you have not verified your trademark with the TMCH we can submit it on your behalf. Read more about the TMCH and pricing here.

The domain must not begin or end with a hyphen and not exceed 63 characters.

Auction

In the event that two or more Sunrise applications for the same domain name are received, the Registry will hold a single-bid blind auction to determine which applicant receives the registered domain name. The applicant submitting the highest bid will receive the contested domain name before the end of the Quiet Period.

General Availability Period  (8 July 2014 - onwards)

Registrations are processed on a first come, first served basis.

There are no restrictions.

Fees

Registration price per year = £18.5

Payment can also be made in US$ ($31.45), Euros (€21.46) and South African Rands (R351.50).

Certain domain names have been classified as Premium and will be sold at higher prices. If you wish to apply for a Premium domain name please email support@lexsynergy.com to process your application.

IDN

The following languages will be supported in this extension:

• Cyrillic (focusing on Russian primarily)

• English

• French

• German

• Italian

• Portuguese

• Spanish 

Setting Detail
Registration Wait Time Instant
Requires Local Presence No
Maximum Registration Period 10 years
Refund Grace Period 0 days
Nameserver Limits No limit

Transfer Details


Setting Detail
Supports Transfer Yes
Supports Transfer Passwords Yes
Requires Transfer Passwords Yes
Transfer Mode Transfer and Renew

Prices


Action/Phase Price
General Availability $75.00
Transfer †* $75.00
Renewal $75.00
Sunrise †‡ $459.00
Landrush †‡ $459.00
Restore †* $170.00

does not apply to premium domains

may not include first year of registration

* may not include renewal

Disclaimer


The above information is provided by registry operators and/or other third parties and may change without further notice. Prior to relying on the aforesaid information, we recommend seeking confirmation by emailing support@lexsynergy.com.