14 - August - 2015: New legislation applies to all new applicants and existing registrants.

 


20 - December - 2010: .cy cc TLD announces new reduced fees for the license to use a domain name under .cy from 01/01/2011 .
20- December - 2007: .cy cc TLD announces new reduced fees for the license to use a domain name under .cy from 01/01/2008 .
03-Jannuary-2006: From the fore mentioned date registration forms can be submitted: signed, by fax or email together with any supporting documentation.

01- December - 2005:
An online payment system is available in our website: renewal and registration payments can be completed by credit card through JCC.


05-September-2005:
Legislation in relation to the registration of Domain Names with the Country Code TLD Registry for .CY was introduced by the Office of the Commissioner of Electronic Communications and Postal Regulation. Legislation can be seen by clicking
here.

From the fore mentioned date, terms and conditions applicable to the Registration of Domains under the CY TLD, domain name registration and changes form are available in greek


24-October-2003:
Online database is available for domain name check.

13-February-2003:
Invoices regarding registration renewals have been sent directly to the Billing Contact of each Domain Name.


01-Jannuary-2003:
From the forementioned date, domain names can be registered for a two year period.

01-Nov-2002:
A new Registration Form together with enhanced rules and procedures are enforced in an attempt to secure adherence to the laws of the land, International treaties and ICANN guidelines regarding trademark, copyright and famous names issues are not violated.
Click
here for further information.


24-April-2002:
Requests for registrations/modifications/removals for domains under the .gov.cy must be addressed to the Department of Information Technology Services, Ministry of Finance, Michalaki Karaoli 1 ,1446,Lefkosia
Phone number 22601352, fax 22602751, sioannou@dits.mof.gov.cy , director@dits.mof.gov.cy



01-August-2001
:
All email requests for modifications for domains registered under the .CY TLD have to be acknowledged by the sender. (see also FAQ#11)


19-December-2000:
A new set of rules and a new application form for the registration of domain names are in effect as of this day. The changes that took place are:

  • Upon registration of a domain name, the registrant may authorize the registrar to publicize the information in parts A (Individual`s or Organization`s Name, address, phone number, fax number, e-mail address), B1 (Administrative contact`s name,address, phone number, fax number, e-mail address), B2 (Technical contact`s name,address, phone number, fax number, e-mail address) and B3 (Billing contact`s name,address, phone number, fax number, e-mail address) of the registration form.
  • The fee for the disclosure of any information in parts A, B1, B2 or B3 is set to 5CYP per domain per request. No information about a domain name will be released (other than the server serving the domain) unless the licensee explicity authorises the registrar to do so.
  • The fee for issuing a certificate of license for a domain is set to 5CYP per domain per request.
 

01-December-2000:
Subject to further investigation, there will be no registration of two-letter domains even for companies that hold a trademark.

05-May-2000:
A new Form together with enhanced rules and procedures are enforced in an attempt to secure adherence to the laws of the land, International treatie s and ICANN guidelines regarding trademark, copyright and famous names issues are not violated.