TUESDAY, 26 NOVEMBER 2014 DOMAIN NEWS
Afnic, the company behind .FR extension, announced new registration rules for domain names under the .fr, .pm, .re, .tf, .wf and .yt ccTLDs,as of December 8,2014.
“Afnic has published the new naming policy for domain names under the .fr, .pm, .re, .tf, .wf and .yt ccTLDs which comes into force on December 8, 2014.
The main changes in the registration policy are:
As announced on 8 October 2014, registration of .fr domain names only consisting of one or two character(s) is authorized from December 8, 2014.
The opening is scheduled in phases, with a precise timetable.
The opening is only applicable under the .fr TLD and none of the other country codes managed by Afnic: .pm, .re, .tf, .wf or .yt .
The creation of a registry lock option. Holders may ask their registrar to benefit from this option which prevents any intervention on the domain name without obtaining the prior confirmation of the registrar and/or the holder of the domain name.”
Check out more information at Afnic.fr .