The 2015 Names Policy Panel was established by the auDA Board to:

  • review the policy framework underlying the allocation and use of domain names in the .au domain space*; and
  • provide recommendations to the auDA board about what changes (if any) should be made to the policy framework.

* The following 2LDs are excluded from the Terms of Reference:,, and the community geographic 2LDs (,,,,,,

The Panel commenced work in February 2015 and provided its final report in December 2015.