Verisign Registry Onboarding Guide

Welcome to the Verisign New gTLD Customer Portal. We are excited to continue building strong relationships with our new gTLD customers as we embark into the next evolution of internet.

Award to Delegation Highlights

Key tasks and information to consider following the award of a new gTLD.

Reserved Names

For detailed information on Reserved Names, please refer to the specifications of the New gTLD Registry Agreements

  • ICANN requires various domain names be initially reserved from registration (including, but not limited to, country and territory names)
    • Verisign will comply with the reservation requirements set forth in Specification 5 of the ICANN Registry Agreement.
    • Verisign will also provide the Registry Operator with the ability to reserve or block names through a web based interface, or other means.