Should you wish to register .cloud names with us or transfer .cloud names to our management, the Registry Operator, Aruba PEC SpA, imposes certain conditions. As set out in our Terms and Conditions, by placing an order with us you unconditionally agree to be bound by these conditions as follows:

  1. Registrant consents to the collection and use of Registrant’s Personal Data during the registration process and to such Personal Data being stored in or transmitted to a country that does not have data protection standards which are the equivalent of those in the European Economic Area, including without limitation the United States of America and Australia. Registrant agrees and acknowledges that Registry Operator may from time to time use the demographic data collected for statistical analysis, provided that this analysis will not disclose individual Personal Data and provided that such use is compatible with the notice provided to Registrar regarding the purpose and procedures for such use.
  2. Registrant agrees to comply with all applicable laws including those that relate to privacy, data collection, consumer protection (including in relation to misleading and deceptive conduct) and applicable consumer laws in respect of fair lending, debt collection, organic farming, disclosure of data and financial regulations.
  3. Registrant is prohibited from distributing malware, abusively operating botnets, phishing, piracy, trademark or copyright infringement, fraudulent or deceptive practices, counterfeiting or otherwise engaging in activity contrary to applicable law, and providing (consistent with applicable law and any related procedures) consequences for such activities including suspension and/or the deletion of the domain name.
  4. Registrant agrees to comply with the following requirements:
    1. ICANN standards, policies, procedures, requirements and practices for which Registry Operator has monitoring responsibility in accordance with the Registry Agreement or other arrangement with ICANN, and including the UDRP, Trademark Clearinghouse and Trademark Claims Service, the Trademark Post Delegation Resolution Procedure, Registry Restrictions Dispute Resolution Procedure, Public Interest Commitment Dispute Resolution Procedure and the Uniform Rapid Suspension System; and
    2. operational standards, policies, procedures, and practices for the Registry TLD established from time to time by Registry Operator in a non-arbitrary manner and applicable to all registrars, including affiliates of Registry Operator, and consistent with ICANN’s standards, policies, procedures, and practices and Registry Operator’s Registry Agreement with ICANN. Registrant acknowledges that additional or revised Registry Operator operational standards, policies, procedures, and practices for the Registry TLD shall be effective upon notice ninety (90) days’ prior notice by Registry Operator to Registrar unless mandated by ICANN with a shorter notice period. If there is a discrepancy between the terms required by this Agreement and the terms of the Registrar’s Registration Agreement, the terms of this Agreement shall supersede those of the Registrar’s Registration Agreement.
  1. Registrant consents to the use, copying, distribution, publication, modification and other processing of Registrant’s Personal Data by Registry Operator and its designees and agents in a manner consistent with the purposes specified pursuant to Section 3.4 of this Agreement, including data escrow requirements as determined by ICANN.
  2. Registrant agrees to submit to proceedings commenced under ICANN’s Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (“UDRP”), and submit to proceedings commenced under ICANN’s Uniform Rapid Suspension System (“ URS”), under ICANN’s related rules.
  3. Registrant shall correct and update the registration information for the Registered Name during the registration term for the Registered Name.
  4. Registrant agrees that when applicable, Registrant shall be bound by the terms and conditions of the initial launch of the Registry TLD, including without limitation the Sunrise period and the Landrush period, the procedure and process for compliance with the ICANN Trademark Clearinghouse and any Sunrise Dispute Resolution Policy, and further to acknowledge that Registry Operator has no liability of any kind for any loss or liability resulting from the proceedings and processes relating to the Sunrise period or the Landrush period, including, without limitation: (a) the ability or inability of a registrant to obtain a Registered Name during these periods, and (b) the results of any dispute over a Sunrise registration.
  5. Registrant acknowledges and agrees that Registry Operator reserves the right to deny, cancel or transfer any registration or transaction, or place any domain name(s) on registry lock, hold or similar status, that it deems necessary, in its discretion:
    1. protect the integrity and stability of the registry;
    2. to comply with any applicable laws, government rules or requirements, requests of law enforcement, or any dispute resolution process;
    3. to avoid any liability, civil or criminal, on the part of Registry Operator, as well as its affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, and employees;
    4. per the terms of the Registration Agreement; or
    5. to correct mistakes made by Registry Operator or any Registrar in connection with a domain name registration. Registry Operator also reserves the right to place upon registry lock, hold or similar status a domain name during resolution of a dispute.
  6. Registrant shall provide to Registrar accurate and reliable contact details and promptly correct and update them during the term of the Registered Name registration, including: the full name, postal address, email address, voice telephone number, and fax number if available of the Registrant; name of authorised person for contact purposes in the case of a Registrant that is an organisation, association, or corporation; and the data elements listed in Section 4.6 of the Agreement.
  7. Registrant acknowledges that the provision of inaccurate or unreliable information, or its failure promptly to update information provided to Registrar, shall constitute a material breach of the Registrant’s Registration Agreement with Registrar and be a basis for cancellation of the Registered Name registration.
  8. Registrant agrees that the processing of personal data shall be governed by the .CLOUD privacy policy available here: