2015 Names Policy Panel

Status

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: csiro.au, edu.au, gov.au and the community geographic 2LDs (act.au, nsw.au, nt.au, sa.au, tas.au, vic.au, wa.au).

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

Panel Documents

Panel Minutes

Panel Submissions

The submissions listed below in alphabetical order have been published without modification, except to remove personal contact details. The views expressed in the submissions are not necessarily the views of auDA or the 2015 Names Policy Panel.

Consultation Submissions
Issues Paper, April 2015 AUSREGISTRY PTY LTD
AUSTRALIAN COMMUNICATIONS CONSUMER ACTION NETWORK (ACCAN)
CAYABYAB, Romeo
CHICK, Andrea
CLARKE, Roger
CULLIS, James
edu.au DOMAIN ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE (eDAC)
GILBERT+TOBIN
GILMARTIN, Oliver
GOV.AU DOMAIN ADMINISTRATION (DEPT OF FINANCE)
GRAY, Kerry
INFORMATION BROKERS
JONES, Nathan
LAW INSTITUTE OF VICTORIA
LUCKY WE MOW
MELBOURNE IT GROUP
NG, Jenny
NUNAN, Anthony
PUBLISHING AUSTRALIA
SALMON, Nathan
SELBY, John
STATE OF ORIGIN
SWINSON, John
UTTING, David
VATNER, Ric

ONLINE SURVEY RESPONSES (193 received)
   
Draft Recommendations, August 2015 AUSREGISTRY PTY LTD
AUSTRALIAN COMMUNICATIONS CONSUMER ACTION NETWORK (ACCAN)

BLAKE, Alex
BROWN, Shawn
BUY DIRECT PTY LTD
CAMPBELL, Enrique
CARSALES.COM
COWPER, Joshua Todd
edu.au DOMAIN ADMINISTRATION COMMITTEE (eDAC)
DIVINE SIGNS
GILBERT + TOBIN
GILMARTIN, Oliver
GOV.AU DOMAIN ADMINISTRATION (DTO)
HOWIE, John
INTERNATIONAL TRADEMARK ASSOCIATION (INTA)
KALUCY, Michael
LYE, David
MARKS, Sharron
MARKWELL
McDONALD, Doug
MELBOURNE IT GROUP
NG, Jenny
O'NEILL, Chris
REA GROUP
SELBY, John
THE LUCKY COUNTRY
XAMAX CONSULTANCY PTY LTD

ONLINE SURVEY RESPONSES (4,495 received)