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Become an Afnic member and help build a stable and secure Internet

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Afnic is a non-profit organisation whose members play a vital role in Internet governance. Since its creation, Afnic has brought together public authorities, domain name professionals, Internet users and concerned citizens to ensure the neutrality of a trustworthy Internet for all.

The members of Afnic discuss the association’s positioning and its roadmap (registry policy, new services, technical developments and innovations, etc.), as well as key topics in connection with digital technology like Internet governance and the fight against abuse, among others.

Being part of the Afnic association - member benefits:

A community to design and construct the Internet

  • Internet users, institutions, trade organisations, businesses, registrars, resellers, registries, prescribers, intellectual property advisers, associations, the general public, scientists, academics, digital players, students…
  • VIP access to Afnic and its members
  • A members-only website and a dedicated contact person to answer all your questions
  • Access to a member directory to strengthen the links between leading digital players

Events in Paris, across France and online: collaborate, debate and network

  • Afnic General Meeting
  • Scientific Council Day
  • Themed webinars and conferences
  • Legal meet-ups
  • VIP access to events organised or partnered by Afnic
  • Annual dinner

Actions: serving the Internet

  • Elect your representatives to the association’s Board of Trustees
  • Take part in discussions within your college
  • Become a member of a working group
  • Take part in consultative committee meetings

Content: foster debate and enrich discussions

  • Issue papers
  • Studies
  • Technological or legal reference texts
  • Domain name industry observatory
  • Monthly newsletter to stay up to date

Membership fees

Members of the Association are divided into 3 colleges:

  • Registrars: 190 € ,
  • International Correspondent: 50 € ,
  • Users: companies 190 € , individuals 50 € , students 20 € .

Membership is valid for the calendar year and renewable on 1st January of each year.

Membership is not connected to obtaining a domain name and is not mandatory to register a domain name or to become a registrar.

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