.tokyo Domain Names

.tokyo
Registry: GMO Registry, Inc.
Origin: Japan
Creation date: 2013
Description: .tokyo is the local extension for the city of Tokyo.

Rules

.TOKYO domains at Gandi.net

Accreditation: Gandi has been accredited by GMO Registry since March 2014.
Price: see the .TOKYO price list
Corresponding Gandi contract: https://www.gandi.net/contracts

Terms and Conditions

Assigning: .TOKYO is open to everyone.
Syntax: from 3 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first, third and fourth, and last place)
IDN (accented domain names): Yes, Japanese script supported
Registration period: 1 to 10 years during general availability, 1 year during both Sunrise and Landrush periods. 10 years for defensive registration (domain name not activated but may not be registered by third parties).
Subdomains: No
Private domain registration: No

Procedures

Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date.
Disputes: URS and UDRP
Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status, does not expire soon, is older than 60 days and has not been transferred in the last 60 days. The effective transfer depends on your validation (by email) and renews the domain name for one year.
Change of Ownership: available on our interface. The current procedure consists in email confirmation by both former and new domaine name owner. Expiration date is unchanged.
Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
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