New gTLDs requirements
- individual professional, qualified as an architect and is registered as a member of the domestic architects' association of the country the customer resides in.
- architecture company, registered as a member of the domestic architects' association of the country the customer resides in.
- organization, associated with architecture.
In addition, if the customer is a producer, processor or retailer in the sector of agriculture, food or farming, the customer is bound to follow the above principles as well as any other regulations governing the market in which the client trades or wishes to promote the customer's products through of content that publishes in the website, for which the domain .bio has been registered for.
In case the customer wishes to register a domain name with .de extension, the customer should reside in Germany, or should be able to provide a valid German address.
To activate a .de domain, the customer has to provide at least two functional nameservers. For a .de domain, the customer has the right to use up to 5 different nameservers. Moreover, these two nameservers required have to be active in two different subnets and also have to be authoritative for the domain registered, at the moment of the domain's registration.
If the domain is registered and its nameservers have not been activated yet, the customer should activate them and connect them with the domain, within a time period of 30 days. In case this does not happen, after the 30 days period expires, the .de domain name's Registry deletes the domain, without any further notice and without any refund.
In case any changes are made on the domain's nameservers, during this 30 days period, will be validated by the .de domain's Registry. If the changed do not do not fulfill the eligibility criteria that have been established by the Registry, these changes will be ignored.