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We are the policy authority and industry self-regulatory body for .au domain names.

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News & Blog Highlights

AusRegistry and auDA launch the 2015 .au survey

AusRegistry and .au Domain Administration (auDA) today launched the 2015 .au survey in an ongoing commitment to understand the Australian Internet user and their relationship with the .au domain namespace.


Now in its 7th year rewarding innovation online, the ANZIAs are open!

It’s widely accepted that creating a compelling and engaging online presence is a critical path for success, across sectors. From start-ups utilising the Internet in new and innovative ways, to third sector organisations optimising their stakeholder engagement, through to regional communities creating websites to share local information. The Internet can benefit everyone.

.au shines (in dark green) at ICANN Singapore

I recently attended ICANN’s 52nd public meeting held at the ICANN Asia Pacific regional hub, Singapore, to represent .au on behalf of the auDA Board.

Does it do what it says on the box? The .org.au audit explained

The .au domain space is a trusted, respected and safe place for Australian Internet users. Part of our role at auDA is to keep it that way. 

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auDA Foundation

Established in 2005, the auDA Foundation makes annual grants to promote and encourage education and research initiatives that will enhance the utility of the Internet for the benefit of the Australian community



The ANZIAs are an annual event celebrating the achievements of organisations, businesses and individuals that have made significant contributions to the development and use of the Internet in Australia and New Zealand.

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The Australian Internet Governance Forum (auIGF) brings together businesses, organisations and individuals to help shape the future of the Internet.

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