The new .au eligibility rules from auDA in 2021

Starting in 2021, the .au Domain Administration (auDA) will be making changes to some of their key domain policies.

While the new rules are broadly the same as the current set of rules, there are some changes to be aware of. Below you’ll find information about the changes and how they may affect you. You can also read the full set of rules on auDA’s website here: .au Domain Administration Rules: Licensing.

This support page will be updated as more of these policies are released.

Support articles: and eligibility rule changes eligibility rule changes

Changing Ownership of .au domains

Frequently asked questions:

Q: What happens if you don’t meet the new eligibility rules by your dolman renewal date?

A: You will not be able to renew your domain, and it will enter the expiry process. Please visit the appropriate support articles listed above.