NRPM 2015.3 – New Policies Implemented

Posted: Wednesday, 29 July 2015

On 10 June 2015 the ARIN Board of Trustees adopted the following number policies:

These new policies are now in effect. A new version of the ARIN Number Resource Policy Manual (NRPM) has been published to the ARIN website. NRPM version 2015.3 is effective 29 July 2015 and supersedes the previous version.

Regarding 2014-6, which removed reverse DNS text from the NRPM, we placed a new section called "Reverse DNS Delegation Management" in the Services section on the ARIN website; it can be found here:

Regarding 2014-21, the Critical Infrastructure pool was increased from a /16 equivalent to a /15 equivalent by the addition of More information about micro-allocations can be found at:

The NRPM is available at:

Board minutes are available at:

Draft policies and proposals are available at:

The ARIN Policy Development Process is available at:


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