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

  1. Registrar Statistics - Who provides .nz domains?

    September 13

    Data about the location of providers of .nz domains.

  2. Our continuing commitment to privacy and transparency

    August 20

    Looking behind .nz privacy data. Insights from the Domain Name Commission’s 3rd Transparency Report 2021

  3. Our annual report for 2020/2021

    July 30

    Each year we produce an annual report that is more than just domain name facts and figures. It showcases the .nz rules for staying safe online and the registrants who we’ve been in contact with. 

  4. The value of volunteering as an organisation New Zealand

    July 05

    Every staff member at the Commission and our parent company InternetNZ is given one paid day to do volunteering activities in their local and online . nz communities.

  5. Understanding .nz domain name jargon

    June 28

    Like any industry, the domain name space has its share of jargon.

  6. You can't hide when it comes to .nz domain names

    May 11

    The Domain Name Commission is participating in the Privacy Commissioners annual Privacy week and has put together this blog about the .nz query search

  7. Wait, we don't own that domain name? Help!

    April 29

    Here at the Domain Name Commission, we often see organisations with multiple domain names that have different registration details.

  8. 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
    • Complaints

  9. 12 days of Christmas: shop safe, New Zealand!

    December 01

    Are you in the midst of holiday shopping, looking for the best deals, trying to buy perfect gifts for your whānau? Here at the Domain Name Commission, we definitely are.

  10. 4 steps to protect your privacy in .nz domain name space

    November 02

    When you register a . nz domain name, you must provide all of your contact details. It includes your name, address, telephone number and email address.

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