Draft Policies and Proposals

ARIN policies are created and developed in accordance with the Policy Development Process.
Draft Policies are posted to the Public Policy Mailing List for community discussion.
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Number Title Current Version Status Staff/Legal Review Community Presentation
ARIN-2020-1 Clarify Holding Period for Resources Received via 4.1.8 Waitlist 29 Jan 2020 Pending Implementation 26 June 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN 46
ARIN-2020-2 Reinstatement of Organizations Removed from Waitlist by Implementation of ARIN-2019-16 24 Mar 2020 Pending Board of Trustees Review 9 September 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN 46
ARIN-2020-3 IPv6 Nano-Allocations 18 August 2020 Pending Implementation 3 June 2020 ARIN 45
ARIN 46
ARIN-2020-5 Clarify and Update Requirements for Allocations to Downstream Customers 20 October 2020 Pending Implementation 10 August 2020 ARIN 46
ARIN-2020-6 Allowance for IPv4 Allocation “Swap” Transactions via 8.3 Specified Transfers and 8.4 Inter-RIR Transfers 31 May 2020 Draft Policy 22 July 2020 ARIN 46
ARIN-2020-7 4.4 gTLD Micro-allocation Clarification 14 June 2020 Recommended Draft Policy 21 October 2020 ARIN 46
ARIN-2020-8 Clarify and Update 4.2.1.2 Annual Renewal Fee 15 January 2021 Recommended Draft Policy 3 February 2021 ARIN 46
ARIN-2020-9 Editorial Clean-up of NRPM Section 4 and Related Provisions 17 September 2020 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-2020-10 Removal of Requirement to Demonstrate Utilization of Reassignments and Reallocations for ISPs Seeking Initial Allocation from ARIN 24 November 2020 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-2020-11 Add Textual Description for the Number Resource Hierarchy Image in Section 2 9 February 2021 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-2021-1 ASN Clarifications to Sections 2, 8 and 10 15 January 2021 Draft Policy None None
ARIN-prop-297 Special Use IPv4 Space Out of Scope for Purposes of Determining Waitlist Eligibility 16 February 2021 Proposal None None

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