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Should you wish to register .IN names with us or transfer .IN names to our management, the Registry Operator, National Internet Exchange of India (NIXI), imposes certain conditions. As set out in our Terms and Conditions, by placing an order with us you unconditionally agree to be bound by the .IN Terms and Conditions for Registrants, as amended from time to time. You agree and acknowledge the .IN registry policies as set out below and updated from time to time:

  • Registrant acknowledges that any kind of proxy services are not allowed, and if the data is wrong or masked out by any proxy/privilege protection services, the Registrant shall not be recognized as the owner of the domain name.
  • The Registrant undertakes that it shall not register a domain name which is contrary to public policy and that the Content of the website shall not be violative of any Indian Laws.
  • The Registrant shall use the domain name in such a way that it does not violate any third-party rights, applicable laws or regulations, including discrimination on the basis of race, language, sex or religion and the Registrant further warrants that it shall not register or use the domain name in bad faith or for any unlawful purpose.
  • The Registrant shall be liable for any costs, expenses or damages incurred by the Registry for any breach of these Terms and Conditions. Furthermore, the Registrant shall hold the Registry and its directors, officers, and employees harmless from claims filed or disputes initiated by third parties, and shall compensate the Registry for any costs or expenses incurred or damages it may suffer through third parties taking action against it on the grounds that the application for the registration or the use of the Domain Name by the Registrant infringes the rights of said third parties.
  • The Registrant acknowledges and agrees that the .IN Registry shall be entitled to immediately suspend or cancel the Domain Name Registration, when the Registrant is in breach of the Terms and Conditions.
  • The Registrant acknowledges and agrees to submit to mandatory arbitration proceedings in the event a complainant files a complaint with .IN Registry, against a registrant on the basis of unlawful registration of a domain name. The arbitration proceedings shall be conducted by one of .IN Registry Empanelled Arbitrators, in accordance with Dispute Resolution Policy and Procedure and Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996. It is agreed that INDRP and its Rules of Procedures are applicable to IDNs (.Bharat & .Indiya) as well.
  • The .IN Registry reserves the right to instruct its Registry Services Provider to deny, cancel, transfer or otherwise make unavailable any registration that it deems necessary or place any domain name(s) on registry lock and/or put a domain name on hold in its discretion: (1) to protect the integrity and stability of .IN Registry; (2) to comply with any applicable laws, Indian government rules or requirements, requests of law enforcement, (3) to comply with any dispute resolution process; (4) to avoid any liability, civil or criminal, on the part of the .IN Registry, as well as its affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, representatives and employees; (5) for violations of the Terms and Conditions; or (6) to correct mistakes made by the Registry or any Registrar in connection with a domain name registration. The Registry also reserves the right to freeze a domain name during resolution of a dispute pending before arbitrator(s) appointed under Registry’s Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy and/or a court of competent jurisdiction.
  • Please find .IN’s Universal Acceptance Initiative here