Documents

Policy documents are available in the Policy section.

These are APNIC corporate documents and official guidelines.

Corporate

By-lawsAPNIC-087By-laws that govern the operation of APNIC (including meeting procedures and formalities).
APNIC Definition DocumentAPNIC-080Common APNIC words and their meanings
Articles of AssociationAPNIC-096Articles of Association of APNIC Pty Ltd
Memorandum of AssociationAPNIC-095Memorandum of Association of APNIC Pty Ltd
Non-disclosure AgreementNot numberedNon-disclosure statement as a condition of employment or contract for services with APNIC Pty Ltd
Privacy statementNot numberedThe privacy statement is linked from every page of the APNIC website.
APNIC Service RegionNot numberedThis is an official list of the economies APNIC serves.
Quality PolicyNot numberedAPNIC has implemented a Quality Management System in accordance with the requirements of ISO 9001:2015 as a foundation for continual improvement.

 

Membership

Membership AgreementAPNIC-079Standard APNIC Membership Agreement
APNIC and NIR Member Relationship AgreementAPNIC-126Standard APNIC NIR Membership Agreement
Non-Member AgreementAPNIC-088APNIC Non-Member Resource Services Agreement
Member Fee ScheduleAPNIC-120APNIC Member Fee Schedule
Non-Member Fee ScheduleAPNIC-122APNIC Non-Member Fee Schedule
Tiers and Voting rightsAPNIC-121APNIC Membership: Tiers and Voting rights

Policy development

Policy development processAPNIC-111Describes the process through which policy proposals should be submitted, considered, and adopted by APNIC.
Document editorial policyAPNIC-112Describes the editorial process used by the APNIC Secretariat to document and implement consensus decisions arising from the APNIC Policy Development Process and to maintain clear,
effective, and up-to-date documentation.

 

Resource guidelines

IPv4 allocation and assignment requestsAPNIC-105Applies to the management of global IPv4 public address space in the Asia Pacific region.
IPv6 allocation and assignment requestsAPNIC-114Applies to the management of global unicast IPv6 public address space in the Asia Pacific region.
Maintenance of historical Internet resourcesNot numberedIntended to guide LIRs wishing to update information about historical Internet resources registered in the APNIC Whois Database.
Transfer of historical Internet resourcesNot numberedIntended to guide LIRs wishing to transfer or accept transfers of historical Internet resources registered in the APNIC Whois Database.
Reverse zonesNot numberedInformation based on creating reverse zones using BIND
Public availability of reverse DNS zones at APNICNot numberedThe DNS is a public service – any Internet user is freely able to query the DNS system for forward or reverse translations.
Recovery of unused address spaceNot numberedIntended to guide networks holding historical address space.
RIR statistics exchange formatNot numberedThis specification defines the file production cycle, naming and content for the RIR statistics file.
Transfer log formatNot numberedThis specification outlines the production process, naming, and format for transfer logs produced as a result of the APNIC transfer, merger, acquisition, and takeover policy (apnic-123-v003).