com.tw / net.tw / org.tw / idv.tw / game.tw / club.tw / ebiz.tw
In the following situation, additional documents must be prepared:
(a) com.tw Applicable for legally registered companies or firms registered according to the commercial registration law and foreign companies registered according to the laws of their countries.
(b) org.tw Applicable for corporation or juridical association registered according to the laws; foreign non-profit organization must provide local registration certificate and application form which explain the purpose of registration and sign on it. The registration will be accepted only when document audition pass.
(c) net.tw The applicant shall attach photocopies of class 1 license for telecommunications business or permit for the installation of network, or class 2 telecommunications business license and the domain name application form. If the applicant is an academic research unit and the network would be use for academic purpose, it shall attach a plan on the use of the network when submitting the application. Upon the approval of TWNIC, the application could be processed.
The following words are reserved:
(a) Words for governmental use.
(b) Words for specific numbers based on for public interest.
(c) Words which have been approved by ICANN as Top Level Domain
(d) Names for registration at present, 1) Words which have been applied with ICANN as Top Level Domain Names; 2) Words for the countries name in the world and their 3-character abbreviations; 3) Words for TWNIC
(a) Minimum: 3
(b) Maximum: 63
(c) Comprise of letters and numbers
(d) A domain name cannot begin or end with a hyphen "-" or contain a hyphen "-" on the 3rd and 4th position.
1, 2, 3, 5, 10 years
*Register/renew Chinese characters .台灣/.tw for 2 years, you can get another year for free. The given year will be added after the promotion ends (2012/11/30).
(a) The transfer of registrant/owner for a domain can be done online by the new Registrant (transferee).
(b) The current Registrant (transferor) will have to approve the ownership change through the online confirmation. If no confirmation is done within 5 days, the change will not be made. Only upon approval by the current registrant, then the registrant/owner will be changed.
(a) To transfer domain into Net-Chinese, registrant shall renew at least 1 year.
(b) You must process the domain transfer-out from the original registrar at first.
(c) For transfer of domains from international Registrar, domain transfer auth code is required.
(d) Application form is require for transfer the TW domains form foreign registrar.