The perfect domain extension for pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies, Drug companies, as well as medical offices and schools.
|Sunrise ||January 15, 2015 -- March 16, 2015 |
|Limited Registration ||March 17, 2015 -- June 2, 2015 |
|General Availability ||June 3, 2015 |
"The new .pharmacy gTLD extension is menat to provide a safe and intuitive namespace for the pharmaceutical industry. Dot PHARMACY is meant to help pharmacies, health professionals, and distributors of prescription medication--as well as some educational institutions--establish a trusted 'home' online. It will also make it much easier for end users to intract with the pharmaceutical organizations to provide secure and accurated health information. The new .pharmacy TLD ensures that patients have an easy time navigating the medical space online.
The goal of the new .pharmacy gTDL is to provide a new/better way for pharmaceutical companies and the link to make their websites easily identifiable to their consumers and clients--and to bolster consumer confidence in their brand. Registering a .pharmacy domain extension for your brand will help you grow your business, by letting the world know exactly who you are and what you do. And it will help enhance advertizing efforts and help you promote your business (or yourselfa) more effectively online, increasing search rankings. Be sure to get the .pharmacy domain name you want/need before it's taken.
Available renewal terms:
Are individual .pharmacy registrations allowed? | Yes
▼ Will I need to provide additional information to register a .pharmacy domain name? | Yes
The following types of businesses are eligible to apply for approval to register a .pharmacy domain name:
- Pharmacy Benefit Managers
- Prescription Drug Information and Pharmacy Referral Sites
- Prescription Drug Related Patient Advocacy and Consumer Education Sites
- Medical Professionals’ Offices
- Schools or Colleges of Pharmacy
- Continuing Pharmacy Education Providers
- Wholesale Drug Distributors
- Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
Prior to registering a .pharmacy domain name, potential registrants must complete an application and undergo a review of its current operations and proposed use of the .pharmacy domain name. All applicants must have a live and operational website or test website at the time of application review, and make such content available to NABP or its representative for review. Registrants will also be required to complete an annual .pharmacy application prior to renewing. Failure to complete the re-application process will result in suspension or deletion of domain name.
▼ Do restrictions apply to some .pharmacy domain names? | Yes
In accordance with ICANN schedule of reserved names the following are restricted: “EXAMPLE” shall be reserved at the second level and at all other levels within the TLD at which Registry Operator makes registrations.Two-character labels: All two-character labels shall be initially reserved. The reservation of a two character label string may be released to the extent that Registry Operator reaches agreement with the government and country-code manager. The Registry Operator may also propose release of these reservations based on its implementation of measures to avoid confusion with the corresponding country codes.
Are IDNs available? | Yes
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