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.

Evaluation to Award Highlights

Several of the key tasks and information to consider before award.

The application evaluation period provides an opportunity to establish connections with key partners like a Data Escrow Provider, as well as lay the foundation for your new gTLD by working with Verisign to understand the Registry Operator’s role in the Domain Lifecycle, how billing will work, and how Registrars will interact with you and Verisign. The following sections highlight these pre-Award steps for preparation and education.