21st July 2020 – Member Webinar

  • Nominet confirmed they are going to publish a drop time per name (that has already been decided) in a drop list.
  • Nominet confirmed it intends to build the auction platform in-house with sealed bids the preferred option.
  • Nominet confirmed it intends to auction SEO names, trademarks, offensive terms and rely on the DRS when re-registered.
  • Nominet will consider publishing the final auction price after a sealed bid auction has closed.
  • Nominet said the top 10 registrars have 90% of registrations and can already auction names with “explicit consent”. However they feel people will be uncomfortable with them auctioning the names.

Video Recording TBC