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.scot Domain Registration - .scot Domains - Brand Protection Services for .scot

European Domains: .scot (.scot)

  

Important: When entering your search string don't write “www” or the .scot domain type, ie. “scot”. Therefore to search “www.bb-online.scot” enter “bb-online” and nothing else.

The only letters allowed within a domain name are: a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z - 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9. Spaces are NOT ALLOWED.

.scot Registration:

Currently Live / Normal Registration Possible.

Please Note: Some domain names may be classified by the registry as a premium domain name and will command a higher price. If you request a premium domain we will contact you before completing your order.

In addition, the registry may at any time reserve domain names from registration or the sale may be restricted to comply with ICANN requirements.

Once the domain is registered

All .scot domain names registered with us are stored on our international server. Domains registered with us are automatically provided with their own under-construction page - this notifies potential registrants that the name has been acquired and is now registered. The under-construction page is offered free of charge and may be used indefinitely.

It is possible for Web and/or Mail forwarding to be provided for .scot domains.

Domain transfer/release fees are charged are by a majority of registrars, but BB Online make no charge to transfer a domain to another .scot domain name registrar.

Background

h2Launch Phase/h2 brbr The Launch Phase for .scot will start on July 15th 2014 and will end on September 13th for Sunrise, September 19th for the Public Interest LRP, and September 16th for all other LRPs. During this 66 calendar day period, followed by a 7 day cooling off period before the start of the GA period, five types or “categories” of applications will be accepted: one 60 day period end-date Sunrise for TMCH validated trademarks, one 66 day period Category for entities with a specific role in the promotion of the worldwide Scottish interest, and two 63 day period Categories for registrants with prior rights, and an additional 63 day period Category for applications without prior rights (Landrush). Applications for all these 5 categories will be accepted and allocated at the end of their respective launch period Phase window according to the hierarchy of priority status of each category. brbr Each category will be completely allocated (i.e. accepted, rejected or sent to contention resolution) before any name on the next category is allocated. Each claim of priority will be individually and thoroughly validated by the Registry Operator. Self-declaration will not be sufficient. brbr The categories are the following, according to priority status (from top-priority to lesser priority): br - bPriority 1/b Category: Sunrise: 60 day period end-date Sunrise for TMCH-validated trademarks. Duration: 60 days brbr - bPriority 2 Category/b: 66 day period: Public Interest Limited Registration Period (LRP) for Entities with a specific role in the promotion of the worldwide Scottish community public interest, including Public Authorities: This Launch Program is intended to allow legal entities which have a specific vocation in promoting the public interest of the worldwide Scottish community,, including Public Administrations with competences in Scotland, to register: (i) their own names (including clear variations and/or abbreviations thereof), (ii) their online services, (iii) the same domain names registered by them in other TLDs and effectively used, and (iv) their registered trademarks. brbr - bPriority 3 Category/b: 63 day period: LRP for Local trademarks: non TMCH-validated trademarks with effect in Scotland (i.e. UK trademarks, EU Community trademarks, and WIPO International trademarks with effect in UK) and geographical indications recognised by International or UK legislation. brbr - bPriority 4 Category/b: 63 day period: LRP for Entites with legal seat in Scotland: Limited registration period intended to allow legal entities with their legal seat in Scotland to register (i) their official names (including clear variations and/or abbreviations thereof); and (ii) the same domain names registered by them in other TLDs and effectively used. - Landrush: 63 day period: Limited Registration Period for registrants without priority rights. brbr Claims Services will be provided from day 1 of the Launch Phase (day 1 of the 5 simultaneous Launch Categories) until at least 90 days from the start of General Registration, that is, from July 15th 2014 to December 22nd 2014.

 

Important Note:
Some domain names may be classified by the registry as a premium domain name and will command a higher price. If you request a premium domain name we will contact you before completing your order.

In addition, the registry may at any time reserve domain names from registration or the sale may be restricted to comply with ICANN requirements.


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