Files to download

The following documents include items referenced in other locations on the site including specific legal documents and policies of interest to .coop Registrants, Registrars and the Media. Reference documents are provided in PDF format.  The last modification date of the document is also noted. All documents are currently only available in English.

Press Kit

Here is some documents that you will find useful

pdfdotCoop Overview
An overview of dotCoop
Last updated : 6/18/2008
pdfFact Sheet
Last updated : 6/16/2008
pdfSponsor Contacts
Sponsor Contacts
Last updated : 6/16/2008
pdfWhat are cooperatives
What are cooperatives
Last updated : 6/16/2008

.coop Media

pdf.coop Launches
Last updated :

For Registrars

pdfBackground to the .coop Sponsored TLD
Provides information about the organizations that helped develop the .coop idea and see it through until launch.
Last updated : 10/5/2010
docRegistrar Application Form for .Coop Accreditation
Form to be submitted by a Registrar that wants to sell .coop domains
Last updated : 5/1/2009
docConfidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement
Agreement to be signed before a Registrar begins .coop TLD testing
Last updated : 8/21/2006
docRegistrar Credit Information Form
Form to be submitted by a Registrar that wants to sell .coop domains
Last updated : 11/5/2002
doc.coop TLD Registrar Accreditation Agreement
Contract for .coop TLD Registrars
Last updated : 2/11/2011
pdf.Coop Technical Overview
Technical overview for registrars of the .coop registry system
Last updated : 6/10/2003
pdfEPP Extensions for the .coop TLD
EPP extensions that support .coop Registrant Verification
Last updated : 10/5/2010
pdfEPP Server Policy for Data Collection and Management
Information about how EPP transactions are handled in .coop
Last updated : 10/5/2010
pdfCVC Application Process
Provides a description of the process to follow to gain a Cooperative Verification Code.
Last updated : 10/5/2010
pdfAGP Limits Policy
Add Grace Period Limits Policy
Last updated : 4/1/2009
HyperlinkFrequently Asked Questions
Look for the For Registrars area

Agreements

Hyperlink.Coop Sponsorship TLD Agreement
Our agreement with ICANN that contains our eligibility criteria and other requirements for the management of the .coop Top Level Domain by dotCoop.
pdfRegistration agreement
Contains the terms of use of for registrants of a .coop domain. These are included or referenced as part of your agreement with a .coop registrar.
Last updated : 1/3/2014
pdfZone File Access Agreement
This agreement is the standard agreement required by ICANN to be able to access the .coop zone file.
Last updated : 7/1/2007

Policies

pdfAGP (Add Grace Period) Limits Policy
Add Grace Period Limits Policy
Last updated : 4/1/2009
pdfBulk Registration Offer Policy
Addresses special pricing for bulk registrations of .coop domains
Last updated : 4/15/2008
pdfDispute policy
Provides the process for handling disputes over the registration of .coop domains based on trademark, eligibility and other issues
Last updated : 8/20/2007
pdfDomain Name Category Policy
Addresses reservation of certain categories of .coop domain names.
Last updated : 4/15/2008
pdfPrivacy Policy
Provides information on how dotCoop controls access to your registration information and provides information to you.
Last updated : 3/28/2012
pdfThird-Level Domain Policy
The policy that describes how 3rd Level Domains can be managed by agreement within the .coop gTLD.
Last updated : 2/11/2011
pdfTransfer Policy
Provides rules as adapted for .coop for the transfer of domain names between registrars.
Last updated : 11/12/2004
pdfTransfers - Supplemental Policy for Disputes
Provides rules as adapted for .coop for the transfer of domain names between registrars.
Last updated : 2/7/2005
pdfVerification Policy
Provides a description of the process used by dotCoop for the verification of eligibility of .coop registrants and related dispute mechanisms.
Last updated : 11/19/2010

Other Documents

pdfApplication Process for One-Two Character Domain Names
Includes the process and form that need to be submitted to dotCoop to request a one or two character domain name if it is available.
Last updated : 1/19/2010

Brand Safe

Documents regarding the brand safe program

pdfBrand safe agreement
Brand safe agreement
Last updated :
pdfBrand safe application form
Brand safe application form
Last updated :
pdfBrand safe domain reservation
Brand safe domain reservation
Last updated :