As a part of its mandate, SaudiNIC prepared a complete list of regulation, rule, guideline documents that cover all aspects of the services. These documents represent the bases for all the services provided by SaudiNIC. They are reviewed and updated in regular bases using a well-defined policy development process. All regulations are legality binding for all SaudiNIC clients. Regulation and policy are developed and updated according to a well-defined Policy Development Process.
Saudi Domain Name Registration Regulation
This represents the main regulation document for all services provided by SaudiNIC.
Criteria to Demonstrate Reasonable Relationship between a Domain Name and a Registrant
This document shows some criteria to demonstrate this relationship, without prejudice to the terms and conditions mentioned in the registration regulations. Criteria identified in this document are considered guidelines. They are made available to help the registrant to select a domain name to be registered.
- Guidelines for Government Entities in How to Choose a Saudi Domain Name
Guideline Rules for writing Arabic IDNs under the IDN ccTLD (.السعودية)
This document identifies all allowed code points to be used when registering a domain name within the IDN ccTLD (.السعودية) that was designated for the Arabic domain names in Saudi Arabia. This document also sets a number of guideline rules that help to write Arabic domain names correctly, taking into account issues related to the Arabic language as well as the Arabic script.
Procedures Governing Reserved Names Under Saudi Domain Names
This document establishes procedures for creating a list of reserved names under Saudi domain names, and a mechanism for managing the list.
- About Reserved Domain Names
- Saudi Domain Names Objection Rules
- Procedures for Submitting an Objection to Saudi domain names
- Objections on Saudi Domain Names
Terms and Conditions of Using the SaudiNIC Portal
SaudiNIC provides its e-services through its Portal, which is available for use by everyone. The user access and use of the Portal are subject to the terms and conditions mentioned in this document.