.au Domain Administration Rules

The .au Domain Administration Rules apply to .au domain name licences created, transferred or renewed after 10:00 AEST, 12 April 2021.

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.au Domain Administration Rules: Licensing

The terms and conditions for .au domain name licences, including the complaints and dispute resolution processes.

.au Domain Administration Rules: Registrar

These rules set out the minimum standards for the provision of Registrar services and help ensure that the .au domain is administered in the public interest.

.au Domain Administration Rules: .au Namespace Implementation

These rules specify the process to be followed for the implementation of the .au namespace. These rules are yet to commence.