ZA Central Registry

SA exceeds 1.2m Internet domain name registrations

The country's Internet namespace surpasses 1.2 million name registrations across all the second level domains.


Deal allows simultaneous company, domain name registry

A partnership now makes it possible to register a new company and its equivalent domain name at the same time.


Deadline looms for domain name deletion

The domain names numbering 12 613 will be deleted on 1 September and will be made available for re-registration on a first-come, first-served basis.

Jul 28, 2017

ZACR warns about fake Govt sites

The group cautions the public about phishing scams using fake government e-mail addresses and Web sites to trick consumers into divulging sensitive information.

Feb 24, 2017

ZA Domains releases WHMCS Registrar Module

The module includes support for premium domain names, which are domains the ZA Central Registry has deemed high value.

Feb 16, 2017

.africa domain will be available mid-year

Companies can apply for domain names with the affixture .africa from July, following ICANN delegating the domain to ZACR.


ZACR gets nod as registrar

SA's ZA Central Registry becomes an approved seller of generic top level domains.

Mar 9, 2016

.africa domain held up again

DotConnectAfrica continues to fight ZACR's confirmation as the official registry for the .africa domain, this time in a US court.


SA closes in on 1m domain names

The ZA Central Registry says there are currently 969 190 domain names ending in .za, with more going live at a steady pace.

Sep 2, 2014

Businesses 'must hurry' for DotCities

The "land rush" for .joburg, .durban and .capetown domain names ends in November.


DotCities open for reservation

Brand owners can now reserve their chosen domain names for the three new city top-level domains.

Apr 8, 2014

All systems go for dotAfrica

Applications for domain names ending in .africa, .capetown, .durban and .joburg will open on 1 May, the ZA Central Registry says.

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