Public Consultation

Public consultation on the policy liberalisation of dot ie (.ie) domains has now closed.

Public Consultation now closed

Summary of Public Consultation Results

The public consultation on the proposal to remove the claim the name launched on 28 August 2017, and concluded on 30 September 2017.

Thank you for sharing your recommendations.

117 responses were received during the process.

A summary of responses to the questions asked is outlined below:-

Formal response statement on the results of the Public Consultation

A formal response statement from the Policy Advisory Committee Working Group (PAC WG) on the results of the Public Consultation is available here.

This statement provides details of the responses received during the Public Consultation process; the themes raised by respondents; and the PAC WG commentary on each theme.

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We now have consensus from the public and industry stakeholders for the change.

The IEDR Board of Directors has considered the recommendation of the PAC and has formally approved the implementation of this change, concluding the review of this proposal in line with the dot ie 10-step Policy Development Process.