The net.au 2LD is for commercial purposes.
The following rules are to be read in conjunction with the
Eligibility and Allocation Rules for All
Open 2LDs, contained in Schedule A of this document.
1. To be eligible for a domain name in the net.au 2LD,
registrants must be:
a) an Australian registered company; or
b) trading under a registered business name in any Australian
State or Territory; or
c) an Australian partnership or sole trader;
d) a foreign company licensed to trade in Australia; or
e) an owner of an Australian Registered Trade Mark; or
f) an applicant for an Australian Registered Trade Mark
3 ; or
g) an association incorporated in any Australian State or
h) an Australian commercial statutory body.
2. Domain names in the net.au 2LD must:
a) exactly match:
(i) the registrant's company, business, trading, association or
(ii) the words comprising the registrantís Australian
Registered Trade Mark or
application for an Australian Registered Trade Mark; or
b) be an acronym or abbreviation of 2a) (i) or (ii); or
c) be otherwise closely and substantially connected to the
registrant, because the
domain name refers to:
(i) a product that the registrant manufactures or sells; or
(ii) a service that the registrant provides; or
(iii) an event that the registrant organises or sponsors; or
(iv) an activity that the registrant facilitates, teaches or
(v) a venue that the registrant operates; or
(vi) a profession that the registrant's employees practise.