.KIDS Registry Policies

  • .KIDS Guiding Principles
    The .KIDS Guiding Principles sets the basic requirement and outlines prohibited materials for .kids domains. This set of .KIDS Guiding Principles have been developed together with the .KIDS community and under the UNCRC principles.  | Download PDF
  • Kids-Friendly Content Guide
    A child-friendly cyberspace should contribute to the positive development and well-being of children around the world and value child voice and participation. While the Child-Friendly Content Guideline provides the baseline of the prohibited materials on “.kids” websites. This Child-Friendly Content Best Practices further offer reference for developing a child-friendly cyberspace, which aims to encourage content providers to deliver appropriate and child-friendly information for children.  | Download PDF
  • .KIDS Anti-Abuse Policy
    This policy (".KIDS Anti-Abuse Policy") is announced pursuant to section 3.5.2 of the Registry-Registrar Agreement ("RRA") in effect between DotKids Foundation Limited (“DotKids”) and each of its Registrars, and is effective (including as it is updated from time to time) upon thirty days' notice by DotKids to Registrars. Abusive use(s) of domain names within DotKids owned and operated Top Level Domains (TLDs) should not be tolerated. | Download PDF
  • .KIDS Personal Data Protection Policy 
    These terms are the key provisions from the ICANN Agreements relating to data protection with which DotKids Foundation Limited (“DotKids”) must comply. | Download PDF
  • .KIDS Sunrise & Startup Policies
    This document sets out the Sunrise policies and process for the launch of the .KIDS Registry. These policies and process are designed to ensure an orderly and equitable allocation of domains to qualified parties before the .KIDS Registry is opened for general registrations for the public. |  Download PDF
  • .KIDS Sunrise Dispute Resolution Policy
    This SDRP describes the standards that will be applied to resolve challenges to domain names improperly registered during the Sunrise Registration Period of the TLD. | Download PDF

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