New gTLDs
.网络

What domain extension is this?

.网络 is an open TLD with no registration restrictions that relates to internet, the most unique and professional Chinese TLD that domain provides an online distinction.

What are the requirements & restrictions for this domain extension?

There are no restrictions on who can register a .网络 domain name. Any individual or organization from any country can register for a .网络 domain with supporting document.

Special requirements/restrictions for a .网络 domain name are as below:

  • Supporting document is required for auditing, supporting document required to be email to [email protected] within 5 days from the application submission date.
  • MIIT ICP Recording Number is required to enable the domain to resolve in China.
  • China’s MIIT ICP Recording Number:
    • ICP license is a permit issued by the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology to permit China-based websites to operate in China. Website owners should apply for an ICP Licence, otherwise the Chinese Ministry of Information Industry( MII ) would not consider your website as a legal one. The ICP license is just like an online business license from Chinese government.
    • China’s MIIT ICP Recording Number is required to activate a successful audited application.
    • If Registrant is not registered in China’s MIIT ICP Recording system, domain name will be on “serverhold” status till Registrant is able to provide Registrar with the MIIT ICP Record Number. Domain status will then be changed to “ok” and be resolvable after Registry’s verification.
    • Registrant need to record the name with MIIT ICP Recording system, after the application pass; email providing the Record Number to WebNIC for domain activation. You may refer to http://www.miibeian.gov.cn/ for more information on the MIIT ICP Process.
    • Note that filling of an ICP request, the recording number have yet eligible for.网络 domain activation. Only recording number after the ICP request being verified and passed is eligible for.网络 domain activation. A verified and passed ICP request will have an ICP certificate.
  • In the event that required documents and forms are not submitted on time, incorrectly completed, have unclear or hand-altered data, have incorrect or insufficient supporting documentation or do not pass .网络 registry’s auditing, the domain names applied for will be automatically serverhold.

What kind of domain extension does WebNIC offer?

Only .网络

What document is required for this domain extension?

Below are the required supporting documents for a .网络 new application:

Company Type Required Documents
For China Organization’s Applicant
  • Registrant Company Business License/ 企业营业执照 (JPEG format), the license should be within the period of validity.
  • Registrant Company Certificate of Organization Code/组织机构代码证(JPEG format)
  • Domain name(s) that used for website where server is located in mainland China now or in the future, the ICP number must be applied from MIIT in accordance to the Chinese Government’s regulations. ICP number shall be provided to the domain name registrar when available.
For Organization Applicant from other Country
  • Registrant Company Business License/ Certificate issued by the respective country’s authority (JPEG format), the license should be within the period of validity.
  • Domain name(s) that used for website where server is located in mainland China now or in the future, the ICP number must be applied from MIIT in accordance to the Chinese Government’s regulations. ICP number shall be provided to the domain name registrar when available.
For China Individual’ Applicant
  • Registrant contact identity card copy (both sides, jpeg format).
  • Domain name(s) that used for website where server is located in mainland China now or in the future, the ICP number must be applied from MIIT in accordance to the Chinese Government’s regulations. ICP number shall be provided to the domain name registrar when available.
For Individual Applicant from other Country
  • Registrant contact identity card copy (both sides, jpeg format).
  • Domain name(s) that used for website where server is located in mainland China now or in the future, the ICP number must be applied from MIIT in accordance to the Chinese Government’s regulations. ICP number shall be provided to the domain name registrar when available.
Important Information:

  • China applicant must submit Business License (企业营业执照) and Certificate of Organization Code (组织机构代码证). Please note that a Certificate of Organization Code is a key document for auditing and lack of it will result in failure of the auditing process.
  • Documents submitted must be consistent and tally with the information of the domain name. If the document is in Chinese form, the domain information must be in Chinese and vice versa. Only supporting documentation in English and Chinese will be accepted.
  • Registrant Contact person name must be tally and match as per personal ID document. The registrant name must be submitted in sequence as in First Name/名 (Surname/Family name), while Last Name/姓 (Name).

    eg:
    Personal ID: 李小龙
    First Name/名: 李
    Last Name/姓: 小龙

  • If the domain name verification fall into the below circumstances within 5 days from the application submission date, the domain name will be serverhold on 6th days onward from the submission date:
    • No supporting document received, OR
    • Invalid supporting document received, OR
    • Insufficient supporting document, OR
    • The domain name unable to pass the Registry verification process.
  • Registry reserves the right to further acquire extra supporting documents for auditing.

What is the length limitation for this domain extension?

Minimum of 3 / maximum of 63 characters allowed.

What is the term of registration?

The term of registration for .网络 domain is 1- 10 year(s).

Can I delete a domain after registered?

Yes, you are allowed to delete the domain after registered. However, the registration fee is not refundable.

What is the term of renewal?

The term of renewal is 1 – 10 year(s).

How does the Domain Life Cycle work for this domain extension?

After a .网络 domain was expired, it will go through below life cycle:

40 days
Renewal Grace Period
  30 days
Redemption Grace Period
  5 days
Pending Delete

If partner did not renew the domain name, it will be released for public re-registration approximately 60 days from the domain expiration date. Please note that domain re-registration is based on first-come, first-serve basis.

Can I transfer the domain registrar under this domain extension?

Yes, partners are allowed to initiate registrar transfer for .网络 domain name. Please note that domain will be extended for 1 year after completion.

Partner may refer to “Registrar Transfer” FAQ for more information.

Can I transfer the domain reseller under this domain extension?

Yes, partners are allowed to initiate reseller transfer for .网络 domain name. Please note that domain will be extended for 1 year after completion.

Partner may refer to “Reseller Transfer” FAQ for more information.

Does WebNIC provide Internationalized Domain name (IDN) for this domain extension?

Yes, WebNIC does provide IDN.网络 domain name.