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AFNIC's new Naming Policy for French TLDs now online

November 25, 2011

As part of opening up to Europe next 6 December, AFNIC is publishing its new Naming Policy


From 6 December 2011 onwards, the extensions .wf (Wallis and Futuna), .tf (French Southern and Antarctic territories), .re(Réunion), .pm (St. Pierre and Miquelon), and .yt (Mayotte) operated by AFNIC will open up to Europe and be subject to the same registration rules as the .fr TLD (France).


Click here to see the new naming policy for French extensions, which will be applicable starting 6 December 2011

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AFNIC is the French Registry for the .fr (France), .re (Reunion Island), .yt (Mayotte), .wf (Wallis and Futuna), .tf (French Southern Territories), .pm (Saint-Pierre and Miquelon). AFNIC is also positioned as a provider of technical solutions and services for registries and registrars. AFNIC (the French Network Information Centre) comprises public and private stakeholders, including government authorities, users, and Internet service providers (Registrars). It is a non-profit organisation.