Assigning: .HAMBURG domains are open to any natural person, legal person, organization or association of persons, if they can demonstrate that they have an economic, cultural, historical, social or any other connection to the metropolitan area of Hamburg verifiable by: -their residence or second home, office or place of business, a branch or permanent establishment in the metropolitan area of Hamburg, or -a contact listed in the Whois database with a domicile in the metropolitan area of Hamburg, or -other appropriate proof e.g the certification by an employer or proof of enrollment at a school or college, or birth certificate In addition, the domain name must be put to use in the 12 months following the registration Syntax: from 1 to 63 alphanumeric characters or a hyphen (excluding in the first and last place and the third and fourth place too) IDN (accented domain names): yes, Latin and Cyrillic are supported by Gandi Registration period: 1 year during Sunrise and Limited Registration Period 1 to 10 years during General Availability Third-level domains: no Private domain registration: no
Renewal: domains are deactivated upon expiration. It is possible to renew up to 45 days following the expiration date Disputes: policy / UDRP policy / URS Transfer (change of Registrar): the process is started on the new registrar's interface with an auth code. Ensure that your domain does not have a TransferProhibited status, will not expire in less than 90 days, is older than 60 days and was not transferred the past 60 days. The successful transfer depends on your validation (by e-mail), and will renew the domain for 1 year. Change of Ownership: available online via our website. The expiration date remains unchanged Deletion process: quarantine of 30 days, see this table
Gandi provides you with special rates depending on the total volume of purchases that you have made with us over the past 12 months. For example:
If you manage 40 domains or less (at $15 USD each), our A rates apply, and include Gandi's full range of services
For resellers or key clients with over 40 domains, B through E rates are available, depending on the volume of your purchase. These rates may save you up to 50% off our normal rates (example: $8.80 per year for a .com at E rates).
If you have more questions about our rates and billing options, please check our documentation.