Updates and discussions on the Domain Name Commission or the wider internet community.

  1. Have a .nz domain question? Ask Dot!

    October 01

    Meet Any, our first online employee! Since March 2020, Any handles general queries outside of the usual 9-5 working day life

    • The Commission

  2. New website launch

    March 22

    We are extremely excited to launch our new website showcasing the Domain Name Commission and . nz brand and our new illustrative style.

    • The Commission

  3. Brent Carey leaving DNC and InternetNZ to become Netsafe CEO

    March 22

    The Domain Name Commission Limited, a subsidiary of InternetNZ, has accepted the resignation of Brent Carey who is stepping down as the Domain Name Commissioner to become the CEO of Netsafe.

    • The Commission

  4. Our 2021/2022 annual report is out!

    August 18

    Each year we publish an annual report that shows how we’ve managed the .nz space under the .nz rules.

    • The Commission

  5. Our transparency report is out!

    October 31

    Each year the Domain Name Commission releases information on key enforcement actions taken and management of information requests.

    • The Commission

  6. New Domain Name Commissioner: Barbara Pearse

    May 01

    The Domain Name Commission and InternetNZ is delighted to announce the appointment of Barbara Pearse as the new Domain Name Commissioner.

    • The Commission

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