Cost
$85.00 / year

Open from 2 August 2016

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About .KRD


The mission and purpose of .KRD is to promote the Kurdistan Region and elevate the people of the Kurdistan region into the international stage by providing an online space in which to promote and develop the culture and language of the region and its people. This new gTLD will provide portal for Internet users to access information relating to Kurdistan.

About .krd

The mission and purpose of .KRD is to promote the Kurdistan Region and elevate the people of the Kurdistan region into the international stage by providing an online space in which to promote and develop the culture and language of the region and its people. This new gTLD will provide portal for Internet users to access information relating to Kurdistan. 

Country: Iraq

Region: Asia

Status: Taking registrations for GA.


Related TLDs

Eligibility Requirements


To register a .KRD domain name, registrants must meet Criteria A or B as described below:
  1. Criteria A – Educational Institutions and Service Providers (edu.krd) To support the mission and purpose of this TLD, the registry has registered the domain edu.krd for educational institutions and service providers. To make an application under Criteria A, the applicant must be an authorized representative of an educational institution or service which: * Operates in the Kurdistan Region; and/or * Teaches, promotes, researches, or records the people, language, culture, or history of the Kurdistan Region Registrants must provide evidence of such qualifications within 14 day after the application for the domain name. The domain name must be directly related to the provision of education activities or services and the control of the domain may not be sold, distributed or transferred to any third party. Qualifying applicants may apply for a domain name at the second level (e.g. domain.krd) or at the third level (e.g. domain.edu.krd).
  2. Criteria B – Commercial Entities (co.krd) To support the mission and purpose of this TLD, the registry has registered the domain co.krd for commercial entities. To make an application under Criteria B the applicant must be an authorized representative of a commercial entity which: * Is of good standing in the jurisdiction in which it is registered or licensed; * Holds all required permits, rights and licenses for trademarks, where those trademarks form part of the domain; and * Operates in the Kurdistan Region; and/or * Serves the people, language, culture or history of the Kurdistan Region Registrants must provide evidence of such qualifications within 14 day after the application for the domain name. The domain name must be directly related to the provision of commercial activities or services; and the control of the domain may not be sold, distributed or transferred to any third party. Qualifying applicants may apply for a domain name at the second level (e.g. domain.krd) or at the third level (e.g. domain.co.krd).
  3. To make an application under Criteria C, the applicant must agree that the domain name will be used to support the mission and purpose of the TLD. An applicant applying for a domain name under Criteria C may only apply for a domain name in the second level of the TLD (e.g. domain.krd).

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

Registration Details - Restricted


About .krd

The mission and purpose of .KRD is to promote the Kurdistan Region and elevate the people of the Kurdistan region into the international stage by providing an online space in which to promote and develop the culture and language of the region and its people. This new gTLD will provide portal for Internet users to access information relating to Kurdistan. 

Setting Detail
Registration Wait Time Requires Verification
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
Requires Transfer Passwords Yes
Transfer Mode Transfer and Renew

Prices


Action/Phase Price
General Availability $85.00
Transfer †* $85.00
Renewal $85.00
Sunrise †‡ $1,020.00
Landrush †‡ $93.50
Backorder $170.00
Restore †* $170.00

does not apply to premium domains

contact your account manager for phase-based pricing

* 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.