Domain Names

– Regulations on the organization and administration of the top-level national Internet domain, effective from July 2010.

Filing

Country code top-level domain name: .hr 

Sub-domains: .com.hr; .iz.hr

Applicant: individuals and legal entities.

Restriction as to nationality: none.

Local presence: required.

Domestic trademark right: not required for obtaining domain name registration.

Domain name can be registered as a trademark: no.

Registration, Protection

Duration: one year.

Renewal/maintenance: one year, renewable.

Dispute about ownership: an arbitral proceeding can be initiated, but the case can also be brought before the court.

Uniform dispute resolution procedure: available (arbitration) before CARNet.

Registration Authority

Authority name: Croatian Academic and Research Network (CARNet).

Internet address: www.carnet.hr