‘Second level’ domains like the .co in ‘.co.nz’ and the .org in ‘.org.nz’ are now optional. You can get .nz names with them, without them, or both.
You may have ‘Preferential Registration Eligibility’. This means you could register or reserve the shorter version of your .nz domain name before it becomes available to anyone else. Find out more.
You can try and register the shorter version of the name on a ‘first-come, first-served’ basis. LEARN MORE
PRR (Preferential Registration or Reservation)
You can register or reserve the shorter version of your name before anyone else. LEARN MORE
This shorter .nz name has been reserved by the eligible registrant. LEARN MORE
To get the shorter version of your name you’ll need to go through the ‘conflict’ process at anyname.nz/manage. LEARN MORE
The conflict process for the shorter version of this .nz name has been successfully completed. LEARN MORE
No-one is able to register the shorter version of the name. LEARN MORE
Your options will be provided when you check your domain name status. This infographic will help you to navigate your options.