Release Process

Registrars were given the opportunity to sign up to take part from 8th April to 3rd May 2019. The sign up has now closed and only those who signed up will be able to participate.

Every registrar who signed up should have received a confirmation email on Friday 10th May with their provisional requests per minute.

Registration of released domains during the release period (1st – 5th July 2019) must be made through a separate Right of Registration EPP connection.

The below tiers are provisional and are based on indications from registrars at sign up of how many domains they expect to register​: 

TierCurrent provisional registration attempts per minuteMinimum available credit on account as of 21st June*
1,001 – 10,00060£45,000
101 – 1,0009£4,500
1 – 1006£450

Full details including FAQ can be found on the Nominet website here.