WIPO Domain Name Dispute Resolution Service for .AC

* * * As of June 1, 2020, complaints for .AC domain name disputes should be filed under the new .AC Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy, Rules for .AC Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy, and the WIPO Supplemental Rules for .AC Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy, a slightly modified version of the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP). For such submissions as of June 1, 2020, the WIPO Model Complaint for .AC is available here and the WIPO Model Response for .AC is available here * * *

Country / Territory Code

.AC

Country / Territory Name

Ascension Island

Whois Search

Whois Search

Dispute Resolution Policy

Variation of UDRP

Dispute Resolution Policy for domain names registered in .AC

Relevant differences between the UDRP and the .AC Policy

It is sufficient for the complainant to prove that either registration or use of the domain name is in bad faith, whereas the UDRP requires the complainant to prove both

Courts of England

English

Procedural Rules

Variation of UDRP

Rules for .AC Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy

WIPO Supplemental Rules for .AC Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy

WIPO Model Pleadings

WIPO Model Complaint

WIPO Model Response

Fees

Schedule of Fees

Domain Registry

http://www.iana.org/root-whois/ac.htm

http://www.nic.ac/

Registration Agreement

Text of Agreement

Eligibility Criteria

Registration of .AC domain names is unrestricted.  Registration of third level domain names under .AC is restricted to residents of the Ascension Island

Supported Characters

.AC domain names support both ASCII characters

Decisions

Decisions


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