ICANN Contractual Compliance 2018 Annual Reports

2018 Enforcement Reasons for Registrars and Registries

This report presents data about the Formal Resolution Process broken out by enforcement reason. The measurement counts the occurrence of each reason during the calendar year. The suspension, termination and cured reasons could relate to breaches from the previous year. The # of unique column represents the number of registrars or registries related to each enforcement reason. The total of this column represents the number of unique registrars or registries, not the column total, as a registrar or registry could appear in the counts for multiple enforcement reasons. To view a list of enforcement activities for registrars and registries, go to: Formal Notices (Enforcement). To view enforcement notices for registrars and registries, go to: Notices of Breach, Suspension, Termination and Non-Renewal.


Enforcement Reasons Breach Suspended Termination Cured # of Unique Registrars
2009 RAA 5.3.4 - Cure any 2009 RAA breach within 15 working days--1-1
2013 RAA 3.1 - Provide Registrar Services1---1
2013 RAA 3.15 - Complete and provide Compliance Certificate2--12
2013 RAA 3.15 - Respond to audits2--22
2013 RAA 3.17 - Maintain and provide information required by the Registrar Information Specification2--12
2013 RAA 3.18.1 - Maintain and provide contact to receive reports of abuse1--11
2013 RAA 3.18.3 - Maintain and provide records related to abuse reports1--11
2013 RAA 3.4.2-.3 - Maintain and provide records7--68
2013 RAA 3.6 - Escrow registration data3--57
2013 RAA 3.7.8 - Take reasonable steps to investigate claimed Whois inaccuracies3--34
2013 RAA 3.7.8 and WAPS 1, 2, 4 - Validate and verify Whois contact information3--34
2013 RAA 3.9 - Pay accreditation fees15-3513
2013 RAA 5.5.4 - Cure breaches of the RAA within 21 days-18211
ERRP Section 2.2.5 - Permit the Registrant at Expiration (RAE) to renew the expired registration1---1
Transfer Policy Section 1 & 3 - Allow RNH to transfer domain name (Setion 1) or provide valid reason for denial (Section 3)1--11
Transfer Policy Section 5 - Provide AuthInfo code1--11
REGISTRAR Total431123233


Enforcement Reasons Breach Suspended Termination Cured # of Unique Registries
2017 Amendment Section 2.3 - comply with data escrow procedures within 14 calendar days---11
Base RA Article 6 - Pay past due fees7--58
Base RA Section 1 of Specification 4 - Operate a Whois service available via port 43---11
Base RA Section 3.c. of Specification 11 - Operate top-level domain in transparent manner1--11
REGISTRY Total8--810

2018 Totals

  Breach Suspended Termination Cured # Registries and Registrars
2018 Total511124043