NRPM version 2006.2 - New Policy Implementations

Posted: Wed, 30 Aug 2006

On 9 May 2006, the ARIN Board of Trustees, based on  the recommendation of the Advisory Council and noting that the Internet  Resource Policy Evaluation Process had been followed, adopted the following  policyproposals:

  • 2005-1: Provider-independent IPv6 Assignments for End  Sites
  • 2005-8: Proposal to amend ARIN IPv6 assignment and  utilisation requirement
  • 2005-9: 4-Byte AS Number

These policy proposals have been incorporated into  version 2006.2 of the ARIN Number Resource Policy Manual (NRPM) which is  effective 30 August 2006.

NRPM version 2006.2 supersedes previous versions. See  Appendix A of the NRPM for information regarding changes to the manual.

The NRPM can be found at:
Appendix A can be found at:

On 11 July 2006, the ARIN Board of Trustees added  IPv6 Assignments to the ARIN fee schedule. The Board waived all but $500 of the  IPv6 Initial Assignment fee through 31 December 2007. The fee schedule can be  foundat:

For information about requesting an IPv6 assignment,  please see the guidelines at:


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