This proposal describes the process that IANA will follow to allocate IPv4 resources to Regional Internet Registries (RIRs) after the central pool of addresses is exhausted.
The processes for how IPv4 space may be placed in the IANA Recovered IPv4 Pool is out of the scope of this proposal.
|Authors||Alejandro Acosta, Nicolas Antoniello, S. Moonesamy, Douglas Onyango, Medel Ramirez, Masato Yamanishi|
|Relevant forum||Policy SIG|
|Status at other RIRs|
This proposal will be submitted to all RIRs with a view to becoming global policy.
|25 January 2011||Version 1 submitted to the Policy SIG mailing list for discussion.|
|20 February 2011||Version 2 submitted to the Policy SIG mailing list for discussion.|
|24 February 2011||Reached consensus at APNIC 31 Policy SIG.|
|1 March – 26 April 2011||Version 2 in eight-week final call for comment period.|
|6 May 2011||Endorsed by APNIC EC. Implementation pending subject to the remaining steps of the global policy process.|
|13 March 2012||ASO AC submits GPP-IPv4-2011 to the ICANN Board.|
|14 March – 4 April 2012||GPP-IPv4-2011 published by ICANN for public comment period.|
|6 May 2012||GPP-IPv4-2011 ratified by the ICANN Board.|