These terms and conditions (“the Registry Policies”) form a cohesive framework and should be read in conjunction with one another, as well as with all other applicable agreements, policies, laws and regulations which, taken together, represent the entirety of the obligations and responsibilities with regard to any domain name registration.
This Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”) sets forth the terms and conditions for the use by a Registrant of any domain name registered in the top-level domain .KRED (“the top-level domain”). The current version of the AUP has been made available on the Registry website. It applies to any domain name registered in the top-level domain, no matter when or how registered, renewed, or transferred.
KREDTLD Pty Ltd (“Kred TLD”) is the sole Registrant of dotKred, and only Kred TLD and its
affiliates are permitted to register names. Names that are registered by Kred
TLD and its affiliates may be licensed to individuals and companies. All content and name servers
are controlled by the registry and may be changed and/or deleted at any time, at
the sole discretion of Kred TLD.
Kred TLD reserves the right to charge individuals and companies for licensing rights. Kred TLD will, at its sole discretion, set pricing. Pricing of licensing rights will be displayed at checkout. Kred TLD may, from time-to-time conduct promotional activities.
Kred TLD reserves the right to suspend, revoke, transfer, or modify the information or services
provided in relation to any domain name to address alleged violations of this AUP.
The Registry shall have the authority to determine, in its sole discretion, whether use of a domain
name is a prima facie violation of this AUP.
Registrants are obliged and required to ensure that their use of a domain name is at all times lawful
and in accordance with the requirements of the Registry Policies and applicable
laws and regulations, including those of the Registrant’s country of residence. Registrants
who collect and maintain sensitive health and financial data must implement
reasonable and appropriate security measures commensurate with the offering of those services, as
defined by applicable law. Where applicable, Registrants represent that they
possesses any necessary authorisations, charters, licenses and/or other related credentials for
participation in the sector associated with the top-level domain; material changes
to the validity of such credentials must be reported to the Registry.
The Registry reserves the right to modify or amend this AUP at any time. Updates shall be posted on
the Registry’s website from time to time. The AUP as posted on the Registry’s
website is the agreement in affect at any time.
A Prohibited Use of a domain name is a use, which is either illegal or expressly prohibited by
provisions of this AUP and/or Registry Policies. A non-exhaustive list of such
restrictions pertaining to registration or use of a domain name (in relation to various purposes and
activities) is further described below in this AUP.
Compliance with the Registry’s AUP
The registration and use of a domain name in the TLD must be for lawful purposes. The creation,
transmission, distribution, storage of, or automatic forwarding to or framing of any
material in violation of applicable laws, regulations, or this AUP is prohibited. This may include,
but is not limited to, the following:
The Registry may, in its sole discretion suspend, transfer, or terminate a Registrant’s
service, including a domain name registration, for violation of any of the terms and
conditions of the AUP on receipt of a complaint if the Registry, in its sole discretion,
Notwithstanding the above, this AUP does not create any obligation on the part of the Registry to
suspend, transfer, or terminate a Registrant’s service for violations of this
AUP, and Registry shall not be liable to any party for not enforcing the terms of this
DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THE REGISTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE REGISTRY AND THE REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA, OR OTHERWISE RELATING TO THE USE, SUSPENSION, TERMINATION OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE DOMAIN NAME OR IN ANY OTHER WAY RELATED TO THE DOMAIN NAME, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING IN THE CASE OF NEGLIGENCE BY THE REGISTRY AND/OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES), OR OTHERWISE. THE REGISTRY’S LIABILITY FOR ANY BREACH OF A CONDITION OR WARRANTY IMPLIED BY ANY OF THE REGISTRY POLICIES, INCLUDING THE NAMING POLICY, ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY, REGISTRANT AGREEMENT, PRIVACY & WHOIS POLICY, COMPLAINT RESOLUTION SERVICE, AND/OR THE REGISTRY–REGISTRAR AGREEMENT SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT POSSIBLE TO ONE OF THE FOLLOWING (AS THE REGISTRY MAY DETERMINE IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION:
ADDITIONALLY, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE REGISTRY AND THE REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES
SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSSES OR DAMAGES THAT THE REGISTRANT MAY INCUR AS A
RESULT OF UNAUTHORIZED USE OF THE DOMAIN ARISING FROM “HACKING,” DENIAL OF SERVICE
ATTACK, VIRUS, WORM, OR OTHERWISE, OR FOR LACK OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OF
THE DOMAIN NAME OR SERVICES RELATED TO THE DOMAIN NAME.
IN THE EVENT THAT THE REGISTRY OR A REGISTRY RELATED PARTY TAKES ACTION WITH RESPECT TO A REGISTRY
DOMAIN NAME PURSUANT TO THE REGISTRY POLICIES, WHICH ACTION IS REVERSED, MODIFIED,
OR ACKNOWLEDGED TO HAVE BEEN INCORRECT BY THE REGISTRY AND/OR A REGISTRY RELATED PARTY, BY OR
THROUGH THE REGISTRY COMPLAINT RESOLUTION SERVICE, OR BY A COURT, THEN REGISTRANT
AGREES THAT, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE REGISTRY AND/OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES
SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT THE REGISTRANT MAY SUFFER THEREBY, EVEN
IF THE REGISTRY AND/OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POTENTIAL FOR SUCH DAMAGES,
AND EVEN IF THE REGISTRY AND/OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES MAY FORESEE SUCH
POSSIBLE DAMAGES. THE REGISTRANT’S SOLE REMEDY UNDER SUCH CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL BE THE RESUPPLY
OF THE DOMAIN NAME OR, AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF THE REGISTRY, A REFUND OF THE
REGISTRATION FEE, RENEWAL FEE (IF THE CIRCUMSTANCE OCCURRED DURING A RENEWAL TERM) OR REDEMPTION
FEE, WHICH REMEDY THE REGISTRANT AGREES CONSTITUTES THE ONLY POSSIBLE DIRECT
DAMAGES FLOWING FROM THIS AGREEMENT.
IN ADDITION, THE REGISTRY AND/OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES ARE, TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES THAT THE REGISTRANT MAY SUFFER BECAUSE OF SERVICE OR SYSTEM FAILURE, INCLUDING DOMAIN NAME SYSTEM FAILURE, ROOT SERVER FAILURE, TELECOMMUNICATION FAILURE, INTERNET PROTOCOL ADDRESS FAILURE, ACCESS DELAYS OR INTERRUPTIONS, DATA NON-DELIVERY OR MIS-DELIVERY, ACTS OF GOD, UNAUTHORISED USE OF PASSWORDS, ERRORS, OMISSIONS OR MIS-STATEMENTS IN ANY INFORMATION OR OTHER SERVICES PROVIDED UNDER THIS AGREEMENT, DELAYS OR INTERRUPTIONS IN DEVELOPMENT OF WEB SITES, RE-DELEGATION OF THE REGISTRY TOP-LEVEL DOMAIN NAME, OR BREACH OF SECURITY, EVEN IF THE REGISTRY AND/OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POTENTIAL FOR SUCH DAMAGES, AND EVEN IF THE REGISTRY OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES MAY FORESEE SUCH POSSIBLE DAMAGES. THE REGISTRANT’S SOLE REMEDY FOR THE REGISTRY OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES’ BREACH OF THIS AGREEMENT OR NEGLIGENCE OF ANY TIME SHALL BE, AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF THE REGISTRY OR THE REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES, THE RESUPPLY OF THE DOMAIN NAME OR A REFUND OF THE REGISTRATION FEE, REDEMPTION FEE OR RENEWAL FEE (IF THE BREACH OCCURS DURING A RENEWAL TERM), WHICH REMEDY THE REGISTRANT AGREES CONSTITUTES THE ONLY POSSIBLE DIRECT DAMAGES FLOWING FROM THIS AGREEMENT. THE REGISTRANT’S SOLE REMEDY FOR AN ACTION NOT FLOWING FROM THIS AGREEMENT (IN TORT OR OTHERWISE) SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE AMOUNT OF MONEY PAID TO THE REGISTRY OR REGISTRY RELATED PARTIES BY THE REGISTRANT.
Please note that only Kred TLD and its affiliates may register names. Names that are registered by the registry and its affiliates may be licensed to individuals or companies. All content and name servers are controlled by the registry and may be changed and/or deleted at any time.