.nz Domain Names
Origin: New Zealand
Date of creation: 1987
Description: .NZ is the official extension of New Zealand
Warning: Only third-level .NZ domains are available. Gandi provides CO.NZ, .NET.NZ et .ORG.NZ
(updated in real time)
.NZ domains at Gandi.netAccreditation: Gandi has been accredited by the New Zealand registry since August 2011
Price: See the .NZ price list
Associated Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts
Terms and ConditionsAttribution: .CO.NZ, .NET.NZ, .ORG.NZ are open to any individual older than 18-years old and to any registered organization.
Syntax: From 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place)
Registration period: 1 to 10 years
Third-level domain: .CO.NZ, .NET.NZ, and .ORG.NZ
Private domain registration: No
ProceduresRenewal: domain deactivated upon expiration, late renewal is possible up to 4 days after the domain's expiration
Disputes: DRS Procedure
Transfers (registrar change): the transfer needs to be requested on the interface of your new registrar. Be sure that you provided the authorization code, and that your domain does not expire soon, and was registered or renewed no sooner that 5 days prior. The transfer must be confirmed (via email). The transfer does not change the domain's expiration date.
Owner change: Please fax us Gandi's owner change form, accompanied by the necessary proofs of ID as instructed on the form. The owner change does not change the expiration date.
Deletion process: 90-day quarantine period, please refer to this page in our wiki for deadlines.