iwi.nz

Moderator: Karaitiana Taiuru - Email : karaitiana@taiuru.maori.nz 

Policy

.iwi.nz is a moderated 2nd level domain. Before considering applying for iwi.nz you must meet the following:

Registrants of .iwi.nz must be a traditional Māori tribe or Hapū that belongs to a traditional Māori Iwi, taura here Iwi group operating with the permission of the parent Iwi or a Mandated Iwi Organisation as described in the Māori Fisheries Act (MIO) and or an entity owned or governed by at least one traditional Māori tribe, Hapū that belongs to a traditional Māori Iwi, taura here Iwi group operating with the permission of the main Iwi or a Mandated Iwi Organisation as described in the Māori Fisheries Act (MIO).

Registrar

The authorised registrars for the .iwi.nz namespace are FreeParking (www.freeparking.co.nz) and GodZone Internet Services (www.godzone.net.nz).

This means that all .iwi.nz new registrations may only be made through FreeParking or GodZone Internet Services, and that domain names may be transferred to other registrars. Any inquiries regarding this policy should be made to the .iwi.nz Moderator, karaitiana@taiuru.maori.nz

Change of Registrant
 
Change of registrants are only able to occur if the proposed registrant meets the above criteria. The moderator must be made aware of any potential change of a registrant.

If a change of registrant does occur, and the registrant does not meet the criteria for .iwi.nz domain names, the Moderator may direct the registrant to reverse the change of registrant.
 
If the registrant does not reverse the change of registrant, the Moderator may refer this the Domain Name Commission as a breach of the moderation policy.