Afilias Advises ICANN Of 10% .INFO Registry Fee Hike

Dot Info logoAfilias has advised ICANN they will be increasing the registry fee, the fee charged to registrars, by ten percent as of 1 September 2013 to $8.16 per year, pursuant to the .info registry agreement. The fee was increased to $7.42 in July 2011.

The announcement follows Neustar advising ICANN they will be increasing the .biz registry fee by ten percent as of 1 September 2013 to $8.63 per year and the Public Interest Registry who announced they would be increasing the registry fee for .org domains to $8.25.

And for .com, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration has capped the maximum registry fee to $7.85 unless Verisign is able to demonstrate it is in the public interest to increase the fee.