ARIN RSA Consultation to Close on 23 March

Posted: Monday, 12 March 2012

There is still time to make your opinions known about the proposed changes to the ARIN Registration Service Agreement (RSA).

Based on feedback from the community and experience executing Registration Service Agreements (RSAs), ARIN has constructed a new RSA, version 11.0, and is seeking community input regarding this new version.

Following community consultation and finalization, entities requesting Internet number resources from ARIN will be using this new RSA version 11.0. Existing holders of Internet number resources will also have the opportunity to upgrade to this new version of the RSA. 

There are notable and substantive changes with this new version.  These changes are described in more detail in the original announcement at:

The new RSA version 11.0 is available at the following URL:

We strongly encourage you to review both the current and proposed versions of the RSA, and to submit your constructive comments to If you are not currently subscribed to the arin-consult mailing list, you can subscribe at:

Once again, discussion on will close on 23 March 2012. ARIN seeks clear direction through community input, so your feedback is important. If you have any questions, please contact us at


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