Reporting Misuse

The Individual Registrant Privacy Option (IRPO) is only able to be applied to individual registrants who are not using the domain name for significant trade.

The Domain Name Commission is able to remove IRPO in circumstances when the registrant is not abiding by .nz policy.

If you are aware of a domain name that is being used for significant trade, and has IRPO applied, or is registered to a registrant that is not an individual, then the Domain Name Commission is able to follow up the matter with the registrant or their  .nz Authorised Registrar.

We ask that you send the domain name in question to Or alternatively use our contact form here: