prop-057: Proposal to change IPv6 initial allocation criteria

Proposal text



This proposal seeks to ease current IPv6 initial allocation criteria by adding one condition which enables current LIRs with IPv4 allocations to receive IPv6 initial allocations without a plan for making 200 assignments.

Current status

Implemented 4 August 2008


Toshiyuki Hosaka, JPNIC
Izumi Okutani, JPNIC

Relevant forum

Policy SIG

Most recent version


Previous versions


Status at other RIRs


Proposal history



25 January 2008

Version 1 announced to the Policy SIG mailing list for discussion

14 February 2008

Version 2 announced to the Policy SIG mailing list for discussion. In response to community feedback, changes have been made to sections 1 and 4 of the proposal.

28 February 2008

Reached consensus at the APNIC 25 Policy SIG and AMM

4 March – 29 April 2008

Final call for comments

15 May 2008

Endorsed by the APNIC Executive Council (EC):

30 June – 28 July 2008

Draft policy document review

4 August 2008

Policy implemented