Service & Support
What is an online-application form?
By using a so-called online-application form the data that shall be modified regarding a domain is submitted electronically to nic.at GmbH, the registry for .at-Domains.
This can take place
- either via the ISP/Registrar in duty of domain administration, who submits the data by using a technical interface;
- or by using the webform on
The online-application provides nic.at the possibility to transfer the changed data of a domain into the technical system without manual interaction.
In which cases is an online-application form needed?
- Modification of data of the domain holder
- Modifciation of other data regarding an existing domain
(change of AdminC, TechC, billing contact, nameserver etc).
Further Details: http://www.nic.at/en/service/modification/
- Change of Registrar (Registrar-Transfer)
In case of a Registrar-Transfer the new registrar is the competent authority. He starts the registrar-transfer in the nic.at system by order of the domain holder. For the transfer he needs the " " from the domain holder who will receive it from his current registrar. In exceptional cases the new registrar can request a token code from nic.at which is sent to the domain holder or - if the domain holder agrees in written - to the new registrar. For domains which are administered in the nic.at end customer system and shall be transferred to a registrar, the domain holder can request a on the nic.at website.
- Change of the domain holder
The online-application form has to contain the data of the new domain holder.
If together with the change of domain holder the domain shall be transferred to a new registrar, the new registrar is the competent authority: With the he can take over the domain (see above: change of registrar) and change the holder's data. The previous domain holder has to hand over the AuthInfo to the new domain holder so that he can forward it to the new registrar.
Necessary steps?The submission of the online-application to nic.at for .at shall be done directly by the registrar that administers the relevant domain by order of the domain holder.
Modifications that are requested by the domain-holder directly at nic.at need a signed in addition to the online-application. As soon as both requirements are met and evaluated positively by nic.at the modification will be fulfilled.