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.melbourne Domain

What is a .melbourne domain?

.MELBOURNE extension is an new top level domain targeting local businesses and individuals situated in Melbourne, Australia.

How do I buy a .melbourne domain?

Looking to buy a .melbourne domain name? You've come to the right place! NIC Melbourne, the registry authorized to operate the .melbourne domain, has accredited 101domain to provide domain registration services for .melbourne domains.

  • You can trust 101domain to do it right, because domain names are our specialty.
  • 101domain is uniquely positioned to help guide you through the .melbourne registration process.
  • Our business was built on providing simple and timely domain registration services, and superior support once you have your name.

How do I transfer a .melbourne domain?

Transferring your .melbourne domain name is a fast and easy process. Get started by clicking "Transfer Now" below, and our Domain Specialists will help you navigate the process. Every .melbourne domain transfer into 101domain includes an additional year(s) renewal, so you're not losing any time, just saving money and gaining the access to the largest portfolio of extensions in the business and 101domain's powerful domain management system.

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FAQs for .melbourne

What is the registration term allowed for .melbourne domain names?
The minimum term for .melbourne cpr144449003101 domain names is 1 year(s).
How long does it take to register my .melbourne domain name?
The domain registration time frame for cpr144449003101 .melbourne during general availability is Instant.
What are the characters and valid character lengths for .melbourne domain names?
Domain Names must:
  • have minimum of 1 and a maximum of 63 characters;
  • begin with a letter or a number and end with a letter or a number;
  • use the English character set and may contain letters (i.e., a-z, A-Z),numbers (i.e. 0-9) and dashes (-) or a combination of these;
  • neither begin with, nor cpr144449003101 end with a dash;
  • not contain a dash in the third and fourth positions (e.g. www.ab- -cd.melbourne); and
  • not include a space (e.g. www.ab cd.melbourne).
Trustee Service for .melbourne

Trustee Service helps you satisfy most local presence requirements when there are restrictions on registering a domain name.

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Trustee service is not available for this extension

How do I host my .melbourne domain name?
101domain.com offers hosting and email service for .melbourne. You can order hosting, email service and SSL certificates at checkout or you can contact sales.cpr144449003101
Can I transfer out my domain if Iā€™m using your Trustee Service?
Trustee service is non-transferable. If you are using our Trustee Service, you cpr144449003101 must update ownership according to .melbourne requirements before transfer out can be started.
Can I hide my registration information (Private Registration)?
Yes. You can activate Private Registration cpr144449003101 during the purchase of a new domain.
Grace period for .melbourne domain name?
In accordance with ICANN, Generic Top Level Domains (gTLD) have a 40 day "Grace period" in which a domain name can be renewed without incurring an additional fee. Its important to note however that cpr144449003101 your domain will no longer resolve on the day it expires. After the 40 day grace period, there is a 30 day "Redemption Period" in which you can renew your domain name for an additional $150 USD.
Who is the registry that manages .melbourne domain names?
The Crown in right of the State of Victoria, represented by its Department of State Development, Business and Innovation manages the registration of domain names with the .melbourne Top Level Domain.

You may visit them here: The Crown in right of the State of Victoria, represented by its Department of State Development, Business and Innovation.

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.melbourne Domains Dispute & Policy

.melbourne is a top level domain (TLD) regulated by the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). You, as a registrant of .melbourne names or any other ICANN-sponsored names, are bound by the ICANN Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP), Uniform Rapid Suspension System (URS) and Transfer Dispute Resolution Policy (TDRP). You may find information about these policies in the below provided links.

The Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy, available at: www.icann.org/en/help/dndr/udrp/policy
The Uniform Rapid Suspension Procedure and Rules, available at: newgtlds.icann.org/en/announcements-and-media/announcement-05mar13-en
The Transfer Dispute Resolution cpr144449003101 Policy, available at: www.icann.org/en/help/dndr/tdrp

Some registries may have additional dispute resolutions policies and services including Sunrise Dispute Resolution Policies. Contact our customer service for additional assistance.

Domain Requirements for .melbourne

Are Individual .melbourne domain registrations allowed? Yes
Company or legal entities registrations allowed for .melbourne? Yes
Are there requirements, documents, or information needed for .melbourne? Yes

Registration is limited to Victorian residents and business, and other entities with an interest in the state of Victoria, Australia.

Applicant must satisfy either criteria A, B or C as described below in order to register or renew a .MELBOURNE domain name.

Criteria A ā€“ Victorian Entities: The applicant must be an entity registered with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission or the Australian Business Register that:
1) has an address in the State of Victoria associated with its ABN, ACN, RBN or ARBN; or
2) has a valid corporate address in the State of Victoria.

Criteria B ā€“ Victorian Residents: The applicant must be an Australian citizen or resident with a valid address in the State of Victoria.

Criteria C ā€“ Associated Entities: The applicant must be an Associated Entity. The applicant may only apply for a domain name that is an exact match or partial match to, or an abbreviation, or an acronym of:

  • the business name of the applicant, or name by which the applicant is commonly known ( i.e. a nickname) and the business name must be registered with the appropriate authority in the jurisdiction in which that business is domiciled; or
  • a product that the Associated Entity manufactures or sells to entities or individuals residing in the State of Victoria;
  • a service that the Associated Entity provides to residents of the State of Victoria;
  • an event that the Associated Entity organizes or sponsors in the State of Victoria;
  • an activity that the Associated Entity facilitates in the State of Victoria; or
  • a course or training program that the Associated Entity provides to residents of the State of Victoria.

Proxy services are not allowed.

Are some .melbourne domain names restricted? Yes

Some domain names may be permanently or temporarily reserved or restricted for registry operations, as premium domain names or to comply with ICANN requirements.

To comply with ICANN requirements, all two-character domains shall be initially reserved, however may be released in the future. In addition reserved names for a) International Olympic Committee, b) International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, and c) Intergovernmental Organizations, for new gTLDs., are not available in accordance with ICANN. The list of these names can be found here.

Does .melbourne domain have a special use? No
Other information I need to know about .melbourne? No
Are there any additional fees for .melbourne? No
Do I need a trademark/brand name to register .melbourne? No
Private Registration service available? Yes
Trustee / Proxy service offered? Fees? No

How do I renew a .melbourne domain?

Renewing your domain name is simple! Just click "Renew Now" below, or log into your Account Manager, select your .melbourne domain name that you would like to renew, select the term of your renewal, and check out. That's it!

We also offer Auto Renew—a great way to keep your domain name up-to-date without having to worry about letting them accidentally expire. Check your Account Settings to find out if you have it enabled.

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