Global Policy Proposals

Global Policy Proposals Under Discussion 

There are currently no Global Policy Proposals under discussion.

 

Previous Global Policy Proposals (Ratified, Withdrawn or Abandoned)

Proposal Summary and Overview Status
[GPP-IPv4-2011] Global Policy for Post Exhaustion IPv4 Allocation Mechanisms by the IANA IANA will accept return of address space into a reclamation pool, IANA reallocation to RIRs based on equal distribution twice a year | ICANN Background Report ACCEPTED: this proposal was ratified by the ICANN Board on 6 May 2012.
AFRINIC:
Introduced 28 April 2011 (AFPUB-2011-v4-004)

Ratified by AFRINIC Board 29 April 2011

APNIC:
Introduced 25 January 2011 (prop-097)

Endorsed by the APNIC EC

ARIN:
Introduced 8 March 2011 (prop-137)

Ratified by ARIN Board

LACNIC:
Introduced 18 March 2011 (LAC-2011-05)

Consensus Found in Favor

RIPE NCC:

Introduced 21 March 2011 (RIPE 2011-01)

Accepted

 

Proposal Summary and Overview Status
[GPP-IPv4-2010] Global Policy Proposal for the Allocation of IPv4 by IANA Post Exhaustion IANA will accept return of address space into a reclamation pool, IANA reallocation to RIRs based upon need | ICANN Background Report ABANDONED: this proposal could not advance in its current state because the same version was not adopted by all five RIR communities.
AFRINIC:
Introduced 25 August 2010 (AFPUB-2010-v4)

Expired

APNIC:
Introduced 23 July 2010 (prop-086)

Abandoned 24 February 2011

ARIN:
Introduced 11 June 2010 (ARIN-2010-10)

Adopted 12 January 2011

LACNIC:
Introduced 6 September 2010 (LAC-2010-04)

Withdrawn 18 May 2011

RIPE NCC:
Introduced 23 August 2010 (RIPE 2010-05)

Abandoned 22 March 2011

 

Proposal Summary and Overview Status
[GPP-IPv4-2009]: Global Policy Proposal for the Allocation of IPv4 Blocks to Regional Internet Registries Mandatory return of space by RIRs into IANA reclamation pool, IANA reallocation to RIRs based upon need | ICANN Background Report ABANDONED: this proposal could not advance in its current state because the same version was not adopted by all five RIR communities.
AFRINIC:
Introduced 5 March 2009 (AFPUB-2009-v4)

Approved 11 November 2010
APNIC

Introduced 23 January 2009 (prop-069)

Abandoned 3 November 2011

ARIN

Introduced 23 March 2009 (ARIN-2009-3)

Adopted 13 January 2010 (This version does not include mandatory return of address space to IANA)

LACNIC

Introduced 2 February 2009 (LAC-2009-01)

Adopted 13 October 2009

RIPE NCC

Introduced 19 February 2010 (RIPE 2009-01)

Adopted 10 August 2010

 

More Information:
  • A list of Global Policies currently in place is available here.
  • An overview of the Global Policy Development Process (GPDP) is available here.

Last modified on 02/07/2020