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New Application For filing a Domain Name 135.00 300.00 435.00
Service Requirements
A- FILING A Power of Attorney legalized up to the Saudi Consulate
  A copy of the trademark Registration Certificate of the domain name in Saudi Arabia.

A letter on the letter head of the applicant addressed to King Abdul-Aziz City for Science and Technology, requesting registration of the domain name. The letter must verify the following:

  1. Name and contact particulars of an authorized officer with the company.
  2. Particulars of the host which will serve the domain name.
Q1) What is the authority responsible for registration of domain names in Saudi Arabia?
A1) The Saudi Network Information Center (SaudiNIC)
Q2) What information and documents are required for registration of a domain name?
A2) Please refer to the Saudi Arabia pages on this website.
Q3) What is the top level domain in Saudi Arabia?
A3) .sa
Q4) Is it possible to conduct search for the availability of a domain name with Saudinic?
A4) Yes.
Q5) Are there any other categories of domain names available in Saudi Arabia.?
A5),,,,,,, and also .sa
Q6) Are there any domain names precluded from registration?
A6) Yes. These include, but are not limited to, abbreviations with country code top level domain, existing generic top level domain, domain names violating public morality or public order or against religious rituals or religious characters, domain names likely to deceive the public, geographical indications or geographical names, domain names corresponding to trademarks of third parties, names of well-known persons unless his consent has been obtained.
Q7) Is it possible to renew a domain name registration?
A7) Yes.
Q8) Is there any grace period for late renewal of a domain name registration?
A8) Yes. A grace period of one month is allowed and if the domain name registration is not renewed within this period, it will be cancelled.
Q9) Is it possible to amend the contact details of a domain name after registration?
A9) Yes.
Q10) Is a domain name registration assignable?
A10) Yes. It can be assigned to any other third party.
Q11) Is there any special policy for resolution of domain names disputes involving the top level domain name, .sa?
A11) Yes.
Q12) Would the Saudinic deliberately cancel a domain name registration?
A12) Yes. This would be done if it turns out that the information given by the registrant on the application form was false, incomplete, incorrect, misleading or that the application was made in bad faith.
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