Category Archives: Au Domain News

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New internet domain names for Australia have been slammed as a tax on business

This video was posted on YouTube early last year, I’m re-posting it here in case you haven’t seen it. You’ll find info about how to register your Australian domain name here. For a list of registrars that have been officially … Continue reading

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Why letting your unused domain names expire can be risky

If you’re running a business, you might find that you hold domain names you no longer need –  perhaps due to a rebrand, restructure or changes to your product.While it may be tempting to save a few dollars and just let the names expire, doing so can po… Continue reading

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auDA Confirms Board Appointees

.au Domain Administration can confirm its new board appointees following the completion of a selection and ballot process in accordance with the organisation’s charter.auDA’s incumbent Chair and directors are set to complete their terms at the Annual G… Continue reading

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auDA Opens Ballot For Elected Director Candidates

auDA has opened a ballot for its Associate Members to elect four new directors.Having delivered a program of significant constitutional reform, the current Board will stand down at the November AGM. The new Board will consist of six independent directo… Continue reading

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Notice of Annual General Meeting

.au Domain Administration LimitedACN 079 009 340NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The Board of Directors of .au Domain Administration Limited (auDA) is pleased to invite you to attend its 2019 Annual General Meeting. Date: Thursday 14 November 2019Time:… Continue reading

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auDA 2018/19 Annual Report details ambitious transformation program

Australia’s domain name administrator today published its 2018/19 Annual Report.Download: auDA Annual Report 2018/2019The report details an ambitious transformation program delivered by the Board and the organisation that included:Introducing a new Con… Continue reading

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Have Your Say: auDA Privacy Policy and Data Breach Response Plan

auDA is seeking community feedback on two of its corporate policies:Privacy Policy
Data Breach Response Plan
 auDA Corporate Policies set out how auDA conducts its business as the administrator and self-regulatory policy body for the .au ccTLD,  includ… Continue reading

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auDA RRP Decision 20193787

auDA today acknowledges the decision of the independent Registrant Review Panel (RRP), in regard to seoco.com.au, teesnow.com.au and 184 others.A copy of the RRP Decision Summary can be found here: RRP Decision 20193787. Continue reading

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Update on the Introduction of Second Level Registrations and the new .au Licensing Rules

Dear Associate MembersI am writing to update you on when we will implement direct registration at the second level of .au, and introduce new licensing rules that will apply to all Australian name spaces.As you know, direct registration will extend to m… Continue reading

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From the auDA Chair: Update on the Appointment of auDA Directors

Dear Associate Members,I am writing to update you on the progress and process for the reconstitution of the auDA Board.As previously advised, the .au Domain Administration Ltd Nomination Committee was established earlier this year and in accordance wit… Continue reading

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