Cost
$34.00 / year

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About .WEB.ZA


About .web.za (South Africa)

Web.za is a second level domain that is being re-launched as an alternative domain name extension for websites targeting South Africa.

Country: South Africa

Region: Africa

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 Yes
Supports Backorders Yes
Supports Privacy Yes
Supports API Access Yes
Supports Dispute Resolution Yes
Subject to ICANN Guidelines No
Maximum Registration Period 10 years

Registration Details - Unrestricted


About .web.za (South Africa)

Web.za is a second level domain that is being re-launched as an alternative domain name extension for websites targeting South Africa.

Sunrise Period (1 April 2014 - 1 September 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 3 year registration) = £19

Payment can also be made in US$ ($32.3), Euros (€22.04) and South African Rands (R361).

Eligibility

Validation Token (VT) issued by the Mark Validation System (MVS) is required.

It is possible to validate unregistered trade mark rights (such as a company name, trading names or unregistered "common law" trade mark).

The rights to any mark must have existed for at least 12 (twelve) months before 1 April 2014.

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

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

Priority of Sunrise Applications

Ranking 1

• Marks which are registered in South Africa.

• Marks validated through a court of law or other judicial proceeding in South Africa.

• Marks protected by a statute or treaty anywhere in the world.

Ranking 2

• Marks which are registered in any jurisdiction outside South Africa.

• Marks validated through a court of law or other judicial proceeding in any jurisdiction outside South Africa.

Ranking 3

• Names of companies, trusts or other juristic entities, business or trading names registered in South Africa.

• Unregistered or “common law” trade marks in South Africa.

Ranking 4

• Names of companies, trusts or other juristic entities, business or trading names registered in any jurisdiction outside South Africa.

• Unregistered or “common law” trade marks in any jurisdiction outside South Africa.

Landrush (1 April 2014 - 1 September 2014

Domain names will be sold at a premium during this period.

Fees

Application fee (including a 1 year registration) = £19

Payment can also be made in US$ ($32.3), Euros (€22.04) and South African Rands (R361).

Auction

In the event that two or more Landrush applications for the same domain name are received, the Registry will hold a closed auction allocating the domain name to the highest bidder.

General Availability Period (Date to be confirmed)

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

There are no restrictions.

Fees

Registration price per year = £19

Payment can also be made in US$ ($32.3), Euros (€22.04) and South African Rands (R361).

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.

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 No
Transfer Mode Transfer Only

Prices


Action/Phase Price
General Availability $34.00
Renewal $34.00
Sunrise †‡ $34.00
Landrush †‡ $34.00
Backorder $119.00
Restore †* $171.70

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.