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FOI: Creation of www.gov.uk domain name

By at October 25, 2012 | 9:29 am | 0 Comment

Creation of www.gov.uk domain name

Simon Bezant has made this Freedom of Information request to Cabinet Office

Follow here: http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/creation_of_wwwgovuk_domain_name

FOI Requests

FOI: Nominet’s proposals for .uk & BIS discussions

By at October 25, 2012 | 9:28 am | 0 Comment

Nominet’s proposals for .uk & BIS discussions

Angus Hanton has made this Freedom of Information request to Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

Follow here: http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/nominets_proposals_for_uk

FOI Requests

FOI: How did BIS transfer .uk to Nominet?

By at October 25, 2012 | 9:26 am | 0 Comment

How did BIS transfer .uk to Nominet?

Angus Hanton has made this Freedom of Information request to Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

Follow here: http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/how_did_bis_transfer_uk_to_nomin

FOI Requests

FOI: British Library & Nominet correspondence relating to .uk

By at October 25, 2012 | 9:20 am | 0 Comment

British Library & Nominet correspondence relating to .uk

Simon Bezant has made this Freedom of Information request to The British Library

Follow here: http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/british_library_nominet_correspo

FOI Requests

The Telegraph: Whitehall investigation over ‘FoI avoidance’ in Nominet emails

By at October 25, 2012 | 9:15 am | 0 Comment

The Head of the Civil Service has opened an investigation into allegations that officials in the Department for Business used personal email accounts in an attempt to avoid Freedom of Information Act requests.

Sir Bob Kerslake’s office said it would examine evidence that emerged during a recent Nominet employment tribunal and was obtained by The Daily Telegraph.

Read more: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/news/9612838/Whitehall-investigation-over-FoI-avoidance-in-Nominet-emails.html

FOI Requests , Press Reports UK , Telegraph (Daily & Sunday Telegraph)

DomainIncite: Goodbye to .co? Nominet ponders releasing second-level .uk domains (01/10/12)

By at October 15, 2012 | 1:16 pm | 0 Comment

Nominet wants to let UK companies register domain names directly under .uk for the first time.   The company today launched a major consultation, seeking industry and internet users’ input on a plan to open up the second level to verified British businesses.

Read more: http://domainincite.com/10642-goodbye-to-co-nominet-ponders-releasing-second-level-uk-domains

Domain Blogs

TheyWorkForYou.com: Nominet in the UK Parliament

By at October 8, 2012 | 11:43 pm | 0 Comment

TheyWorkForYou.com overview of the instances where ‘Nominet’ is mentioned in UK parliamentary sessions.

FOI Requests

Nominet promotional video for .UK (01/10/2012)

By at October 1, 2012 | 6:16 pm | 0 Comment

Watch the Nominet promotional video for .UK featuring Nominet’s Director of Operations Eleanor Bradley – and watch it again after reading this post about .UK by David Carter.

Videos

Disclaimer

Please note the content on this website may have been written before the final version of the release rules by Nominet. There were two consultations in October 2012 & July 2013 and the final version was published in November 2013. Dot uk was launched on 10th June 2014 and the official current .UK rules can be found here: www.dotuklaunch.co.uk