12 Mar

Accented domain names for .ma

The possibilities of registering new domains

Since March 1, 2017, the .ma registry has extended the possibilities of registering new domains by making it possible to register a .ma domain name with the following accented characters: to, â, ç, è, é, ê, ë,ï, ù, û, ü, ÿ

The 3 phases before the recording:

The first phase:

Lasted from 1 March to 30 April 2017, was reserved for administrations, establishments and public enterprises, which alone could register accented domains (point).

A second phase:

Lasts from June 1st to September 30th, 2017 is reserved for holders of protected trademarks in Morocco. In order to be able to register an accented domain during this phase, it must correspond to the name of the protected trademark and the request must be justified by a document issued by the competent authorities attesting the registration in Morocco, on behalf of the future holder.

The 3rd and last phase:

As for it will last from December 1st, 2017 to January 31st, 2018. It is reserved for the holders of the .ma non-accented domain names already registered. To qualify for an accented domain name during this period, the requested domain name must match the ASCII name already registered by the same holder.

As of April 1, 2018, the registration of .ma accented domain names will be done in accordance with the provisions of the ANRT / DG / N ° 12/14 naming decision, ie: first come first served at the condition to respect the naming charter of .ma.

During the 3 phases of launch, to make a registration request just fill out this pre-registration form, fill it out, seal it and sign it and send it to us by email with the justification documents in your possession.

The register has 10 days to decide on the application for registration; if it is accepted the domain will be registered for your account.

For more information contact us, it’s free!